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The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum

300 Cliff Street, Scranton, PA 18503
+1 570-963-6530
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A Fun and Fascinating Experience

I have never known much about trolleys. When I lived in Pittsburgh, you could ride the trolleys in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John L
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Medina, Ohio
For Trolley Ride - Call Before You Go

We stopped at the Station late in the day to catch the last trolley ride of the day. However, they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kcb106
,
Newark, Delaware
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  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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300 Cliff Street, Scranton, PA 18503
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never known much about trolleys. When I lived in Pittsburgh, you could ride the trolleys in town and across the Mon in the south hills, so when I visited the museum I learned about the cars, their propulsion, and those little details that...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at the Station late in the day to catch the last trolley ride of the day. However, they had booked a birthday party on that ride so there were no seats available. Along with several other patrons who came for that ride, we...More

Thank kcb106
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's fun to experience a ride on a real trolley. It's also relaxing and easier that a modern metro car or bus. Try out a ride!

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We went to the Trolley Museum to see the famous "John Oliver Train Set" which we had enjoyed watching develop on TV, but there is so much more there! They have some beautifully restored trolley cars--- stained glass windows and lovely wooden seats--- and the...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I was impressed with this museum. There is plenty to see and look at. There were no excursions on the day we visited. One trolley car had cut a ways so could see the motor and axles. There was a display on how the motors...More

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is my absolute favorite historic feature of Scranton Pa. The host is very informative and knowledgeable of the area and the past. The tunnel is the best part. It is a fantastic ride to and fro. Go on it many times a year. A...More

Thank NICOLE K
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The trolly ride gave us a informative history of Scranton. We more than enjoyed the train display from the John Oliver show LOL!

Thank ML M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Stopped by to see the replica of Scranton donated by the John Oliver Show! That exhibit and the beautifully refinished trolley cars were very interesting and fun to see. The many kids at the museum seemed to thoroughly enjoy being there and climbing on the...More

1  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I guess I was hopping for more, there is not much on display expect for some very nice models of trolleys, the second bay was closed to the public

Thank 1petworth
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Visited my son for family weekend at the university of Scranton. Wanted to explore the city. The trolley museum was wonderful. It had just been gifted a miniature replica of the city by the John Oliver show. You can board several of the trolleys and...More

Thank Debbie D'Orland... G
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