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Connecticut Trolley Museum

58 North Rd, East Windsor, CT 06088-9606
+1 860-627-6540
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Three museums in one

Many years had passed since I last visited the CT Trolley Museum. This time, I also planned to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BertinGranite
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Boston, Massachusetts
A must see when you are in the area

Complexly run by volunteers well worth a visit theres a lot of history to be understood just by... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Mark P
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Upholland, United Kingdom
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This museum features vintage trolleys.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fire trucks” (10 reviews)
“short ride” (5 reviews)
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58 North Rd, East Windsor, CT 06088-9606
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+1 860-627-6540
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many years had passed since I last visited the CT Trolley Museum. This time, I also planned to visit the two associated museums, one for bus and the other for fire engines. The electric railway portion is by far the largest of the three. There...More

Thank BertinGranite
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Complexly run by volunteers well worth a visit theres a lot of history to be understood just by having a look around. You can also ride on one of the many preserved restored trolleybuses that they run on their own private line. A most enjoyable...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We needed something nearby to entertain our grandchildren - ages 3 and 1 - while they visited. Very happy that we used library passes and didn't have to pay regular admission. The museum was perfect for killing a few hours. They rode 2 trolleys for...More

Thank loishms
Reviewed 19 July 2017

First time to the Connecticut Trolley Museum and had a great time. There are a number of vintage cars inside that you can enter and walk through. There are some exhibits that detail some of the cars early days when train/trolley travel was in its...More

Thank Shnoogie
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great day to spend and learn about vintage transportation excellent learning experience for the whole family !!

Thank cholorico
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The Connecticut Trolley Museum is an outstanding year around place to visit. Ride the trolley along the holiday decorated tracks at Christmas. Enjoy the miniature train collections. It really brings out your inner child! Enjoy!!!!

1  Thank Trip M
CTTrolleyMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Connecticut Trolley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you for the wonderful feedback!

Reviewed 28 December 2016

I remember going to this museum as a kid about 20 years ago. There were a ton of Trolley's and the indoor museum had Trolley's that you could get in and play with the doors, the bells etc. I recently went back a few months...More

2  Thank brando16a
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We went with a 7 year old. There is a short ride on a vintage trolley car down a short track to see the lights. The Christmas lights are limited in quantity a bit disappointing. The into a large building where there were some really...More

Thank ceejay01Uk
CTTrolleyMuseum, Manager at Connecticut Trolley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Sorry you were disappointed. We have about 2.5 miles down and back of lights. You have to remember this was a active trolley line from the 1940's as well as the antique trolley cars you ride on which is very unique and special. Yes the...More

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

When the trolley pulled back to what we assumed was the beginning, we were quite disappointed and felt ripped off. This, however, was only the beginning. We planned to come here before I ended up on crutches. Unfortunately, we had no idea how much walking...More

Thank Shelly G
CTTrolleyMuseum, Manager at Connecticut Trolley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and another couple went to the haunted trolley ride. This was one of the Best I have been to in a long time. Very well organized and put together. Opens at 7 get there by 630. The line gets long. The total event...More

Thank andiadid
CTTrolleyMuseum, Manager at Connecticut Trolley Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Thank you for the feedback, hope to see you next year!!!

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