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Trolley Museum To Celebrate Memorial Day In Style

The Electric City Trolley Museum will celebrate in a colossal style both our Country and those who fought for our freedoms during the Memorial Day weekend.

From May 27 through May 29, the museum is offering residents and guests a fun-filled experience, featuring patriotic music, food and refreshments, gift shop discounts, and trolley rides at reasonable prices/combined fares.

Music will fill the air with The Steamtown Stompers on Saturday, May 27, from 11 AM – 2 PM.  Doug Smith’s Dixieland All-Stars will provide the entertainment on Sunday, May 28, from noon – 3 PM.

Veterans and their immediate families will receive a discounted excursion-museum admission by showing proof of service.

The excursion ride runs are at 10:30 AM, noon, 1:30 PM and 3 PM.  The museum, located on 300 Cliff Street on The Steamtown National Park site, will be open from 9 AM to 4 PM.

Contact the Trolley Museum at 570-963-6590 for pricing or additional information.

Electric City Trolley Museum Announces Trolley/Baseball Excursion Schedule

2017 Schedule

The Electric City Trolley Museum is once again taking a page out of the area’s rich railroad history by offering nine excursion runs to PNC Field this Spring and Summer to see the Scranton/Wilkes Barre RailRiders.

Select games, May through September, will offer fans an opportunity to “take the trolley” to the park at a very reasonable rate.  This hassle-free service will also provide the riders with a picturesque snapshot of our community’s natural beauty.

The price of the excursion is $20 per person and includes the trolley fare, game ticket and a $2 voucher for either the concession stand.

If people have game tickets and just want to ride the trolley, the cost is $11.

Reservations for both packages are required. An excursion schedule is attached.

The trolley will depart at 12:15 PM from the Museum for the 1:05 PM contests.  Game dates are: May 7 & 21, June 4 & 25, July 9 & 23, and August 6, 20 & 27.

The regular schedule of Trolley rides, which run Thursday through Sunday, are 10:30 AM, Noon, 1:30 PM and 3 PM.

For more information, please contact the Museum at 570-963-6590.

Hop On The Trolley With The Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny is a very innovative character, delivering treats to youngsters anyway possible.

This year, our furry friend will be “riding the rails” on the Electric City Trolley.

Bring the entire family to the trolley museum to get “all aboard” with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 15.  Balloon art, free Rock candy and coloring sheets will be available for the kids. A special prize will be given on each Trolley ride.

The “bunny train” will depart at 10:30 AM, noon, 1:30 PM and 3 PM.

For more information, contact the Trolley Museum at (570) 963-6590.