All regular service and special events are cancelled through the end of 2020. However, private charters are available to families and other groups who do not require social distancing and who will comply with the Minnesota Streetcar Museum’s health concerns and requirements. Visit our Charter page for information. Our Halloween movie Ghost Trolley Anthology is on the Museum’s YouTube channel. Five spooky stories mixing streetcar facts with a dollop of fancy and a dash of fright. Go here: https://youtu.be/sFk63B1_LWA
Como-Harriet Streetcar Line
Step back to the days when the streetcar was king — when Twin Citians went to work, to school, and to play by trolley! Visit the historic displays in our station, shop our unique gifts and souvenirs, then take a nostalgic ride on one of our historic streetcars along a scenic route between the lakes. Your Motorman will provide interesting information about the car and Minnesota streetcar history.
Excelsior Streetcar Line
Enjoy a trip through historic Excelsior along a half-mile of track built on the former right-of-way of the Minneapolis and St. Louis Railway. The car stops at our car barn so passengers can view a photo gallery of hotels, trains, paddlewheel boats and landmarks from the 1800s; history, in pictures, of the Twin Cities Rapid Transit as it ran in Minneapolis and St. Paul; other streetcars in our collection; work in progress of restoring a vintage streetcar.
To protect the health and safety of our friends and volunteers, we will not operate streetcars for the public on the Como-Harriet or Excelsior Streetcar Lines this season. All regular service and special events have been cancelled through the end of 2020. However, private charters will be available to families and other groups who do […]