We went here the weekend before Halloween. It was very nicely decorated for the holiday. The ferry ride was scenic and they provided the kids with free candy. The museum was small but packed with information related to trolleys. It shares a parking lot with the railroad museum and many trains can be seen outside without paying the entry fee.
When going to tour Steamtown, don't forget to visit The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum. It is one of the finest all volunteer museums in the country. We did the trolley ride to the baseball park and it was a very nice ride on a well restored trolley. The museum tells the history of the trolleys in the Scranton... 更多
We actually git there too late for the museum, but the trolley ride was great. A ten mile ride in a 90 year old car from Philadelphia.It actually goes through some city streets and up past Montage Mountain Shoppes. The seats are made of rattan and they get switched around for the return trip. The old ads are really cute.... 更多
Although the museum is overshadowed by being next to Steamtown NHS, the trolley museum has its own story to tell. A ride on the trolley is well worth it. For the 'nuts and bolts' people, a ride to the trolley barn at PNC Field is well worth the time. Actual work on original local trolley is taking place. Everyone is... 更多
Riding an electric trolley is not something you get to do everyday. That is why I decidec to ride it. I am so glad I did! The tour guide told us about the history of trolleys in the area. They are still used today to go to local baseball games. We went through a dark tunnel and that was cool!... 更多