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I took my grandchildren ages 3 to 5 on this ride with there father. I am from Stillwater and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stillwater, Minnesota

I just love taking the trolley tours when we are visiting new areas. This was another wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sheryl B
Necedah, Wisconsin
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400 Nelson St E, Stillwater, MN 55082-5173
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I took my grandchildren ages 3 to 5 on this ride with there father. I am from Stillwater and wasn't expecting much in the way of something I didn't already know about the place. To my surprise, the guide was full of tidbits of new...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I just love taking the trolley tours when we are visiting new areas. This was another wonderful tour. Very informative. Some of the homes in the area are just so beautiful with a lot of history.

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband & I totally enjoyed our historical trolley tour in Stillwater recently. He usually won't go for these things, but was surprised by how much we learned about the area. The tour guide gave us a thorough history of Stillwater, while showing us beautiful...More

Thank mozartMinneapolis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun and interesting. Miles was our guide/driver and he was very knowledgeable about the area and provided a lot of history of the area.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy booking online, friendly staff that greeted you, and the tour guide did a phenomenal job interacting with us. Great educational tour for the whole family.

Thank Buck W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great time!! Definitely our favorite thing we did in Stillwater!! Our tour guide was awesome!! Would definitely do it again!! Highly recommend!!!!

Thank Cruiser747595
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six friends gathered in Stillwater for a reunion and started our day off with a trolley tour. We all had a great time and quoted many of the interesting facts that Bob told us throughout our stay. Stillwater is an even more fascinating place than...More

Thank janemackenzie1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've done the historic tour twice now and love it. Wished it was longer. The driver/tour director was wonderful. We live not too far from here, but had never ventured into this part of Stillwater to look at the gorgeous homes. This week I'm doing...More

Thank danielle m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall, I was not that impressed. Lots of beautiful houses with somewhat interesting stories (however, doesn't any house have an interesting story somewhere?). The driver's narration is what you will love. He has a dry sense of humor that few seemed to get, but I...More

Thank Azona50036
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this trolley tour. Very informative driver who drove safely throughout the many steep streets. Learned so much about the history of the city and the people who lived there so many years ago when logging was big business. Very reDonable priced too. Able...More

Thank Linda72451
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February 20, 2017|
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Response from RobynPrudhomme | Reviewed this property |
no...they are still closed for the winter.
September 16, 2016|
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Response from dakotacarol | Reviewed this property |
If I recall correctly, there were a couple of steps to get into the trolley. If she can do them it should be Ok.
April 22, 2016|
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Response from cfritzl | Reviewed this property |
Trolley ride is about 2 hours. Starts at parking lot outside of Depot Restaurant. Cost varies (age, special groups, etc.) under $10.00