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McKinney Avenue Trolley

The McKinney Avenue Transit Authority, 3153 Oak Grove at Bowen, Dallas, TX 75204
+1 214-855-0006
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Dallas' West Village Food Tour
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MATA is a heritage or historical trolley system, recreating how a real trolley system of the early to mid-twentieth century looked and operated.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“free ride” (17 reviews)
“west village” (17 reviews)
“round trip” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
The McKinney Avenue Transit Authority, 3153 Oak Grove at Bowen, Dallas, TX 75204
Oak Lawn
+1 214-855-0006

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was staying at a bed and breakfast close to McKinney Avenue, and so took the trolley for fre, just to ride along the Area and find things to see and places to go. The old-time styled trolley was a fun way on a warm...More

Thank Joel137
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking the tram is a nice way to discover parts of downtown Dallas. The tram passes by probably some of the nicest restaurants and bars in the city so if you don´t want to find your restaurant of choice by walking, just get on the...More

Thank redbaron12016
Reviewed 1 week ago

there for biz meeting, took trolley all way up to mall, shopping and eating, lots of places along the route as well as a barber's shop for a haircut the first day in town

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trolley takes you from Downtown to the trendy area of West Village where there are many restaurants, bars and high end shops. The ride is free and takes you through an attractive part of Dallas. Even if you do not get off at West...More

Thank Aria818
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No frills ride around the downtown area. No narration to tell you what you are seeing--kind of got the idea the drivers hated their jobs. Trolley was loud and creaky, but was free--we gave the suggested donation. Worth your time if you're in Dallas.

Thank AnnMooreColumbusIN
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Traveling on the trolley is always a lot of fun. The engineers are full of fun facts and really make the trip enjoyable

Thank Randy Lee P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Free trolley rides...what could be better. We use it all the time and only wish there was an app to track the trolly locations.

Thank Al D
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This was so much fun! It was an authentic trolley that passed a million places of interest and places to eat. You could hop on, hop off. It's free but we felt obliged to tip because of the conductor's helpfulness.

1  Thank ckholy21
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Absolutely unique way to see the city from a very old fashioned Trolley. Old cars like McKinney, Matilda or Old Dragon are back to service after so many years of retirement. :-) From Australia or from Dallas are now new equipped and you can see...More

Thank Lomianki
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a great way to do a loop of the city and it's free!! Just hail the driver as they approach and get on. They do have a box for donations and we put in a dollar for the the two of us every...More

Thank Alison T
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10 August 2017|
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4 July 2017|
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Response from Margaret G | Reviewed this property |
I agree, about an hour, but the nice thing is you can get off, have dinner or shop and get back on. Also, the Roundabout is very cool, especially if you have children along.
26 December 2016|
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Response from BuckeyeJeff1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the trolley does not move fast so I'm sure they would allow a child to ride in your lap.