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Connecticut Trolley Museum, Winterfest and “The Tunnel of Lights”

December 16, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2022

Halls are decked both inside and outside with over 15,000 lights. Outside, closed trolley cars transport jolly guests down a tunnel of lights as they sing traditional Christmas Carols with their trolley car operators.  For an open air view of the “Tunnel of Lights,” ride one of the open cars that are lit up entirely with holiday lights.  Be sure to dress warm and bring blankets. Inside, the Visitor Center is decorated like a Winter Wonderland with multiple model train layouts and lights galore. Additionally, the Museum will be teaming up with Campiti Adventures who will display Holiday hologram short films to view while riding the rails and inside the Visitor Center.

Winterfest 2022 and the “Tunnel of Lights” beginning Friday, November 25th.  Winterfest will be held from 5PM until 9PM Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from Nov 25th through Dec 23rd. Additionally the Museum will be open from Dec 26th through Dec 30th for school vacation break.

Admission prices are $15-$20 per person and all ticket sales must be made in advance at www.ct-trolley.org. Museum Members receive half off admission.

Winterfest and the Tunnel of Lights

Tickets can be purchased in advance and is strongly encouraged. Based on availability, there will be limited ticket sales at the Trolley Museum on the day of the event. Tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable.


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December 16, 2022
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Connecticut Trolley Museum
58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
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(860) 627-6540
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