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Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg

Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg
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During your 75-minute guided tour of the downtown Historic District and the Fredericksburg Battlefield, you will experience the past, present and future of a city so rich in history and teeming with monuments, markers and attractions for all ages...more
706 Caroline St, Fredericksburg Visitor Center, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5904
+1 540-898-0737
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Great way to see Fredericksburg! Our tour guide was knowledgeable and very personable! Will definitely take this tour again when more visitors come to town!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

If you only have a half day to spend in Fredericksburg, this interesting trolly tour is the best way to get an overview of all Fredericksburg has to offer! You can then go back and your what interests you most. You will going by sites...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

My husband and I took the trolley tour with Kathy today. She was excellent. She told so many interesting stories and facts about Fredericksburg. She was also an excellent driver. The weather was cool, and the windows were open in the trolley so it was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I liked the tour so much last time on my own that I went again with my husband. The tour is 75 minutes and takes you around small historic Fredericksburg. You learn a lot of history, earliest being George Washington's home, and later a significant,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

The tour was super informative, interesting, and memorable. The visitor center told us we could hop on the trolley and pay afterwards since it was about to take off. We loved everything about this day-trip in Fredericksburg with the trolley tour being the highlight. Our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

The trolley tour was an EXCELLENT way to get an overview of the city of Fredericksburg. John the trolley driver/guide gave just the right combination of history, geography and culture of the area to help us understand the significance of Fredericksburg since its founding. He...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your ride on the trolley. As you described, we do try to provide a helpful overview of the interesting things to do and see in the area.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We have been on many interpretive tours in the US and overseas; this is one of the best, Fredericksburg is just the right size in order to get a lot of information in a short time. So much US history in this town it is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Very good tour... guide was well versed in Fredericksburg history... Our guests from Austrailia weren't interested in his opions of the current political scenes

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

My family and I visited Fredericksburg while on vacation in Virginia and happened upon this tour just as it was getting ready to leave. They were very accommodating and got us on the tour bus and allowed us to pay after the tour to keep...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CD1970
Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thanks. We're glad you found us! You're right; there is so much history in Fredericksburg.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

tour guide was very knowledgeable....I am a local and was very impressed by what i learned about where I live!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you. We are so glad you learned something new during the tour. Many locals enjoy taking the tour again when they have family or friends come to visit.

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December 12, 2017|
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Response from Deb74TSI | Reviewed this property |
The Trolley Tour is an overview of attractions available for you to pursue as you choose. They range from pre-Revolutionary history places through the Civil War battle grounds and cemetery into more modern history such as... More
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Yes - hubby always asks!!! It was a couple $’s less!!
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Response from Heidi B | Property representative |
Street parking is free with a 2-hour limit. There are free public lots one block down the hill along Sophia Street. The parking garage is one block away (with the entrance on Wolfe Street). The first three hours are free... More