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The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum

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300 Cliff Street, Scranton, PA 18503
+1 570-963-6530
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Interesting little place

We visited here when we came to see Steamtown National Historic Site; it shares the same parking... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
Great and then Not

My girlfriend loves trains so I wanted to surprise her with something a little different and I... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2015
Thomas C
Binghamton, New York
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300 Cliff Street, Scranton, PA 18503
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Reviewed July 28, 2015

We visited here when we came to see Steamtown National Historic Site; it shares the same parking lot. There is not much to see really, but what was there we found interesting. It was nice to see the old trolley cars and learn a bit...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

My girlfriend loves trains so I wanted to surprise her with something a little different and I thought a trolley ride would work. It was affordable, about $8 for a about an hour ride. We had no problems finding the boarding area and the conductor...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Great for all ages. For the older, it brings back great memories. For the youngsters, the Museum has some kid related exhibits. The trolley ride took an hour and going thru the tunnel was a thrill. The scenery on the ride is also enjoyable. On...More

6  Thank BBDY
Reviewed June 24, 2015

Loved everything! So interesting, fun for all ages and educational for children. Have gone back and enjoyed it especially thru the eyes of three year olds!

1  Thank Ellen S
Reviewed June 19, 2015

The museum was very informative with examples of historic equipment. The trolley ride (which does not run every day) was longer, faster and more interesting than I expected with the added benefit of being shown their workshops.

Thank 380Roger
Reviewed June 15, 2015

We have been meaning to take the EC Trolley for a few years and finally got around to it. Had smiles on our faces the whole time. Transported back in time. The ONLY wish was that we hoped the trolley route included a small stretch...More

Thank Ski361
Reviewed June 5, 2015

The Electric City Trolley Museum is a super destination especially because it shares the property with the Steamtown National Historic Site National Park. The trolley ride is an absolute must do as you will travel much further than the train ride and see beautiful areas...More

1  Thank Paul P
Reviewed May 26, 2015

next to steam town nice piece of history easy to navigate. fun for all ages... very friendly staff. crowded on weekends

1  Thank mafcp
Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was our 3rd or 4th visit over the last ten years. We mostly come for the trolley ride which goes through part of Scranton and then up to Montage Mountain. It is a real treat. But, don't miss the museum. There are some nicely...More

Thank s1jag
Reviewed April 19, 2015

The Museum was small but nice with a good video to start with friendly staff and lots of historical information. Made a nice addition to the steamtown area

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