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Stillwater Trolley Company
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400 Nelson St E, Stillwater, MN 55082-5173
+1 651-430-0352
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 1, 2015

This 45 minute "trolley" tour is an excellent way to apprecitate Stillwater and enjoy the city more. The driver takes you up and down the neighborhood streets and explains the history of the place. Much, of course depends on the guide, and we had a...More

2  Thank Rogerdob
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 21, 2013

We were looking forward to going today. The gal says: no credit cards only cash or check. Bummer as we had neither. Price of Tours: $13.00 Adults $12.00 Seniors 62 and Over Schedule for Sunday through Friday: Tours at 11:15AM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:15PM and 5:15PMMore

3  Thank mrsmartijohnson
Rick C, General Manager at Stillwater Trolley Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2014

We purchased the business in August and it is true, credit and debit cards are not accepted, cash or checks only. The is a hold over from the previous owners business practices. We are evaluating our options, don't want to lose customers but also don't...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good time taking the trolley tour on a rainy day. They only had a few tours that day so be sure and find out when they are so you can plan accordingly. The driver was really good with his information during the...More

Thank crosspawcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour guide was great and every ride is a new experience. I brought my troop of 9-10 year old Girl Scouts and they had a blast. The guide kept it fun and interesting and showed us awesome history of Stillwater!

Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great tour, very informative. We were wishing they would have taken the curtains down because it was a nice day but we were not able to take any pictures because of the plastic. Other than that we were very happy about the...More

Thank kathyrose44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful! Guide was great!!!! Miles knew many great stories. Interesting for all ages. Great price.

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice way to get oriented to the town of Stillwater. Comfortable and safe ride. Some of the information given on the history tour may need updated or fact checked though!

Thank RN_Escape_0
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The ride was so much fun. My 2 year old daughter had a blast. The storytime part of the trolley ride could have used more age appropriate books. They read three books only one of which I would have considered age appropriate for the kids...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed September 21, 2018

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

Thank kmaed2014
Reviewed September 19, 2018

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 September 18, 2018

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 September 11, 2018 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
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Don O
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I am fairly certain that the trolley operates in October.
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.