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this is a nice piece of local history. it's a great place to take your kids for a couple hours they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Arnie S
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Wallingford, Connecticut
Shore Line Trolley Museum is a a landmark in East Haven, Ct.

The Shoreline Trolley Museum is great for kids! The museum offers Christmas rides for the children... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
sglossa
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East Haven, Connecticut
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a nice piece of local history. it's a great place to take your kids for a couple hours they will have agreat time.

Thank Arnie S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Shoreline Trolley Museum is great for kids! The museum offers Christmas rides for the children as well for adults. The old advertising on the train brings back time to many. It has a great store. The prices are very reasonable for the entire family....More

Thank sglossa
Reviewed 6 July 2018

My wife and I went with our daughter, her husband and their three year old. We had a great time. The trolley ride was one of the longer that I have had at a trolley museum. We also toured their other cars, museum and store....More

Thank RoverPhiladelphia_PA
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Tucked away at the end of a housing estate stands a working museum of hugh interest and importance for this state and tourists to the area. It centres around the last remaining section of trolley line, 1.5 miles in length, in the state and has...More

Thank RalphMidlands
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Have visited twice with young children during thanksgiving weekend. So cute. The trolley ride is fun. Love reading the old advertisements on the wall. Is decorated for christmas, but try to get there while it is still light out. You ride longer on the trolley....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Even if you are a casual visitor this place is wonderful. The volunteer and paid staff are friendly and knowledgeable and relate interesting information without being in any way boring. The trolley cars themselves are wonderfully preserved and you can ride in them while learning...More

Thank Planemeister
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I took the trolley as a kid and so I took my kids too. Same experience hasn't changed in 30 years except I got older lol Take a nice ride in fall or late spring because there's no heat or AC.

Thank paralegal4444
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A small museum with a lot of knowledgeable people. A small gift shop with some working parts and movie talking about the Trolley's. A small but interesting ride anytime of year with special Rides for Easter, Halloween and Christmas. A great tourist attraction and a...More

Thank Koreen G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We had a great time on the trolley for the haunted isle! kids had as much fun as we did! We also saw on the websites they do birthday parties, how exciting would that be for your loved one? I have many memories from childhood,...More

Thank honeydoll272
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Drove by a sign on the highway and working in the industry I figured I had to stop by and check it out! It was great! Small museum while you wait for the trolley and many interesting vehicles in the stalls. Staff was very knowledgeable...More

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Eduardo O
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Response from Jack2960 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. There's some fun stuff in the museum but I think the outdoor part: trolley ride and visit to the train yard would be the highlight for him/her.
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