Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, Washington

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The Pennsylvania Trolley Museum began in 1954 with three trolleys and a dream. Today, that dream is a reality. We now display a collection of nearly 50 cars, have over 150 regular volunteers, and receive over 30,000 visitors each year. With your support, we can continue to fulfill our mission to keep the Trolley Era alive for generations to come.
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  • My wife and I were on a motor-coach (bus) tour to watch the Cubs vs the Pirates. Our tour company chose the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum as one of the attractions to visit. When we arrived we were met ...  more »
  • I gave it a 4 stars rating instead of a five because I was disappointed that we were not able to leisurely browse around in the Trolley Barn where there are several interesting trolleys. We didn't hav...  more »
  • This is one of the few places that you can go and actually get a sense of what public transportation was like not too long ago. It's important for kids and adults alike to remember that trolleys and trams were super important to the developing suburbs and the city feeling of America in the 1900s. the kids really enjoyed it. It was a wonderful place to bring them and something novel is always exciting.
  • A great museum. My children love visiting and riding on the trolleys. The volunteers are very good with children. I highly recommend visiting!

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