- Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014 15:01
Santa Trolley will begin on Friday November 28. During Santa Trolley, children take a trolley ride with Santa and make sure that he has their Christmas lists, while parents and grandparents enjoy caroling and the scenic view from a beautifully restored vintage streetcar.
Santa Trolley dates are November 28-30, December 6-7 and December 13-14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – the last trolley with Santa leaves at 4 p.m. Bring your camera to take your child's photo with Santa! Also, take a ride on the Yuletide Shuttle and then enjoy a cup of complementary hot chocolate and snacks. Children also get to make a craft for more holiday fun! After taking a ride with Santa, check out our large Lionel toy train layout. Admission is just $10 for adults, $9 for seniors (62+) and $7 for children ages 1-15; children under 1 are free. Admission includes trolley rides and exhibits.
Please note that seating is limited and purchasing advanced reserved tickets are encouraged. They can be purchased online through our www.patrolley.org website beginning Saturday, November 1. Tickets will be available for purchase 30 days before the date you want to attend.
Also, Trolleys and Toy Trains will be held on Friday December 5 and 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Come and ride our festive trolleys that are decorated for the season, then experience our beautiful multi-leveled Lionel toy train layout featuring many running trains and trolleys in our Visitor Education Center. Make a stop at the museum store for unique railway oriented gifts. Admission is $9 for adults, $8 for seniors (62+) and $6 for children ages 3-15; children under 3 are free. Admission includes trolley rides and exhibits. Note: The final public day for 2014 is Sunday December 14, after which we will be closed until Friday March 27, 2015.
The museum is pleased to again participate in the "Toys for Tots" campaign. Bring an unwrapped toy with a minimum value of $10 and receive $5 gift certificate to the Museum Store (limit one per family while visiting Santa Trolley or Trolleys & Toy Trains). Toys will be accepted through Sunday December 14.
Directions: Take I-79 to exit 41, Race Track Road, or take US Route 19 to Race Track Road. Left at Pike Street and then follow trolley museum signs approximately 3 miles to the museum. For information call 724-228-9256 or visit the Museum's website at www.patrolley.org.