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Wilmington Trolley Company

101 S Water St Ste 1, Wilmington, NC 28401-4572
+1 910-763-4483
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Great Way to Learn About Wilmington!

I enjoy city trolley tours, whether it be by land or by water. They always seem to provide an... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Entertaining tour

Guides are knowledgeable and a great way to see a larger portion of the city and hear about other... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
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101 S Water St Ste 1, Wilmington, NC 28401-4572
+1 910-763-4483

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I enjoy city trolley tours, whether it be by land or by water. They always seem to provide an excellent way to get an overview and history of the town. The tour lasts about 45 minutes and is quite informative. Our tour guide was very...More

Thank Elizabeth-Lucy
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Guides are knowledgeable and a great way to see a larger portion of the city and hear about other sites you may want to visit.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Came down last September and was very pleased with driver and knowledge of the city. This time was totally different. The driver was like a robot and did his speech and told some information about sites but nothing like the fist time not personal or...More

Thank DRLaskeyTrips
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This 45 minute trolley tour of the historic district was very informative. We enjoyed hearing the different stories and our tour guide Wes was great!

Thank Lisa E
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The monotone, memorized, bored voice of the trolley guide could put you to sleep. On top of that trashing the past NC Governor because of a policy difference, which by the way was the policy of not only the governor but the House and Senate...More

Thank Spt-Sailor
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We have taken trolley tours in Savannah and Charleston and this was nice but not really on the same level as other tours. The trolley was a bit worn and there were not as many interesting sites to view. Most of the tour involved driving...More

1  Thank Chip L
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The driver seemed to be repeating a memorized script. It was lifeless and lacking in personality. He also inserted a totally unnecessary political commentary about our former governor relating to film incentives which insulted 4 of the 8 people on the tour. Save your $12.

2  Thank 49406Re_Act
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We prepaid online and arrived a few minutes early. It was a beautiful day. The driver, Mel, I think he said, was very informative on the area and the past residents. The homes were just lovely and both my husband and I could look about...More

Thank Joan A
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

A tour with the Wilmington Trolley Company was a great way for us to see the downtown area while beating the heat. Our driver was very knowledgeable about the history of the city and made his stories come to life. This is an activity suitable...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This trolley ride really helped us enjoy the historic district of Wimington. Driver was very informative regarding who lived where, when, etc., pointing out many of the National Historic buildings and sites. He happened to point out the Inn where we stayed which had at...More

Thank Torchboy
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25 July 2016|
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Response from wecacnna | Reviewed this property |
For the regular tour it is 12,00 For CHILDREN UNDER 12 IT IS FREE they have two tours one is at night type tours - the above is for the day light tours
30 April 2016|
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Response from Oldjack | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure as the policy of the operator relating to dogs and you need to check directly with them. As for having a dog on the Trolley , assuming it is allowed there would appear to be no issues
31 December 2014|
Response from SAMAR A |
I look for daily trip and cheaper also