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Connecticut Trolley Museum

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58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
(860) 627-6540 www.ct-trolley.org

The Connecticut Trolley Museum has over 70 pieces of rail equipment dating back to 1869. During your visit, you can see historic passenger and freight street “trolley” cars, interurban cars, elevated railway cars, passenger and freight railroad cars, service cars, locomotives, and a variety of other equipment from railways around Connecticut. You will also find examples from Brooklyn, Boston, New Orleans, Milwaukee, Cleveland, Springfield, Lynchburg, Montreal, and even Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

Connecticut Trolley Museum

The Connecticut Trolley Museum is located at 58 North Road (Rt. 140) and is a short 15 minutes north of Hartford or a short 15 minutes south of Springfield. Admission prices are $10 for Adults, $9 for Seniors (62+), Children (ages 4-12) $7, children (ages 3 & under) and Museum Members free. For more information, visit ct-trolley.org or call (860) 627-6540.

From Springfield and Points North

Take I-91 south from Massachusetts into Connecticut. Take Exit 45 for State Route 140, Ellington, and Warehouse Point. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left heading under the highway. Stay straight on Route 140 (East). The Museum will be on the right about 1 mile from the highway after the third traffic light.

From Hartford and Points South

Take I-91 north from Hartford. Take Exit 45 for State Route 140, Warehouse Point, and Ellington. At the bottom of the ramp turn right and stay straight on Route 140 (East). The Museum will be on the right about 1 mile from the highway after the second traffic light.

Montreal Tramways 4
Springfield Electric Railway 16
Fair Haven & Westville Railroad Co. 355
New Orleans Public Service 836
Connecticut Company 1326
Montreal Tramways 2600
Boston Elevated Railway 5645

May 2019

Connecticut Trolley Museum, Scout Day

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Connecticut Trolley Museum, 58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
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Calling all Girl and Boy Scouts! Join us for a fun educational day of learning all about the railroad industry and trolley history. Program features include: Learn about Operation Lifesaver, the national railroad safety program, from a certified instructor. A rare treat, we will be offering visiting troops restoration shop tours. Learn about train routes and track maintenance from a railroad employee. Experience riding trolleys dating back to the early 1900s and visit the Fire Truck Museum while you are…

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Connecticut Trolley Museum, Star Wars Night

May 4 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Connecticut Trolley Museum, 58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
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Dress up as your favorite Star Wars Character and join us for a fun memorable night. Yoda and a Storm Trooper will be roaming around the event interacting with the visitors and will be available for photo opportunities. Each child can build a light saber to take home and get their face painted. Additionally, take as many trolley rides as you would like operated by period dressed motormen. Learn historic information about each car you ride and how the museum…

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Connecticut Trolley Museum, Spring Fling Beer and Wine Tasting

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Connecticut Trolley Museum, 58 North Road
East Windsor, CT 06088
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Sample wine and beer from local wineries and breweries while enjoying all that the trolley museum has to offer. Tastings from different local businesses will be announced as confirmations come in. We have plenty of room inside the Visitor Center to admire our collection of vintage trolley cars and enjoy a glass of wine or beer from all the tables. Don't let any rain dampen your plans, this event runs rain or shine. Admission Adult (21+) and Senior admissions prices…

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