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Baltimore Streetcar Museum

1901 Falls Rd, Open Sundays , Saturdays, Baltimore, MD 21211-2785
+1 410-547-0264
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Very interesting!

We went with a large group of people, mostly children. The kids were all fascinated and loved... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
J D
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Baltimore, Maryland
Rail Riding Adventure!

A great ride into streetcar history! The volunteers here not only repair vintage streetcars but... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Allen B
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Maryville, Tennessee
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A streetcar museum.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1901 Falls Rd, Open Sundays , Saturdays, Baltimore, MD 21211-2785
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+1 410-547-0264
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went with a large group of people, mostly children. The kids were all fascinated and loved taking the street car rides. The staff (all volunteers) knew a tremendous amount of history and information. The museum itself was not big (two small areas) so it...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A great ride into streetcar history! The volunteers here not only repair vintage streetcars but share their knowledge about the city transportation before the proliferation of automobiles. The cover everything from horse drawn rail cars to the last streetcar to ride Baltimore streets. You also...More

1  Thank Allen B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go to ride a bit of history. Baltimore's street car past is well represented here. Volunteers and staff let you understand why Baltimore is what it is.

Thank mcaslan
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Because this museum provides history about public transport vehicles and its Baltimore system in the years from horsecars until 1963, and you can touch - even ride many of the electric streetcars of the 20th century, you can be transported into what life was like...More

1  Thank la19392015
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Helpful staff. Off the beaten path, good for those with an interest in street cars of times gone by. Volunteers are awesome and knowledgeable. Riding the different cars was fun--very short trips. A good place to bring kids.

Thank Mobilmima
Reviewed 7 November 2016

It was my mother's birthday weekend and I always try to find her an activity. Knowing her love of trains and history, I came across of this gem and she had a blast. She was able to ride (3) streetcars and was also offered the...More

Thank Hamptongirl1998
Reviewed 28 July 2016

As a kid growing up in west baltimore most streets ad street cars til latter part of 50s some of these cars are stil here today im baltimores lil srettecar musuem same as in san fricisco cable cars holded the cabels puling up up hill...More

Thank RUSTY B. R
Reviewed 3 May 2016

A small but informative museum. Inside are a number of photos depicting the history of the Baltimore streetcars along with displays and artifacts. Also a gift shop with interesting books devoted to ....yep, streetcars. Outside exhibits include a few streetcars in various states of preservation....More

Thank David W
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Best for kids, especially if they have never ridden a troll;ey. Ride could be longer, but it is still fun. The volunteer attendants love kid's questions to show their smarts.

Thank WW2VET
Reviewed 23 November 2015

This museum is was only open on Sundays so I took my 8 year old son and his friend for what I thought would be the afternoon. The staff are volunteers and very gracious, friendly and helpful. It really is only 2 rooms of photo...More

1  Thank mdgipsy
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