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MATA is 21st century Trolley system, operating historic Dallas streetcars over a 4.6 mile track in Uptown to the Arts District in Downtown Dallas. The M-Line provides FREE service, 365 days a year, for commuters and visitors. Want to know where the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The McKinney Avenue Transit Authority, 3153 Oak Grove at Bowen, Dallas, TX 75204
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+1 214-855-0006
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What more can you ask for on a hot summer day in Texas? It's free. It has A/C. Kids loved the old fashioned trolley, and it's a nice way to see more of the city.

Thank jenny6703
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Revival of our electric train system in Dallas has brought new life and energy to the heart of the city. With the DART rail transportation connecting to our trolley system a day trip from North Dallas to the State Fair, Dallas Zoo, Irish Festival, Deep...More

Thank yWould-I-Lie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I needed to go to Whole Foods and found that it was on McKinney Avenue and that a free trolley could take me there. Road the trolley several times. The staff is very friendly, and the trolleys are an interesting step back in time.

Thank WorldTraveler422
Reviewed July 31, 2018

lots of restaurants and bars on route so you can jump on and off to get refreshed check there direct schedule for information

Thank eae777
Reviewed July 29, 2018

What a brilliant free service provided by the custodians of these magnificent trams. Would have happily paid for this trip and willingly gave a donation for the upkeep of the trams...

Thank Diane G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

It’s fun. Jump on the trolley car and see all the restaurants on McKinney. Still have a few ole buildings. It’s just fun there are not many trolly cars around

Thank Linda S
Reviewed June 8, 2018

The McKinney Trolley was cook. We took it a few times to Uptown. It run every 20 to 25 minutes and stops at 10. If you are trying to get back downtown you have to be on there by 9:30.

Thank Tee_smooth
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We rented the McKinney Avenue Trolley for a private party of 12. What a unique and fantastic time we had. We loaded our cooler of food and drinks at the trolley barn and then the trolley went to the turntable to pick up the rest...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We were walking around Dallas and took this Trolley ride to take a break, and rest our feet, and it was a really good FREE trip. Saw some of the uptown bars and restaurants and a really cool park where locals exercise, read, take the...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

We road the green hornet one of the trolleys the whole way and it was really cool plus its free .But donate to keep her running. Pleasant way to see Dallas

Thank harleyglide
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Todd B
September 17, 2018|
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June 6, 2018|
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You could have brunch or lunch at Rustic, then walk the block to the trolley, keeping your car in Rustic's parking lot IF you're planning to be back up that way to either eat dinner at Rustic or move your car at/just before... More
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