NationalCapitalTrolleyMuseum



 

UPCOMING EVENTS


Transit Progress Day | Summer Thursday/Friday Operations | A Horse Car Named Desire: Walt Whitman's Street Railway Romance | 78th Anniversary Celebration, PCC Cars | Life as a Transit Employee | Cavalcade of Street Cars | Fall Thursday/Friday Operations | Pumpkin TrolleyFest | Holly TrolleyFest | Holly TrolleyFest |
 

2015

 

Saturday
June 13
12N to 5PM

Transit Progress Day

Exhibits from several transit agencies will be available between 12 N & 3 PM
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Thurs June 18 to
Fri August 14
10AM to 2PM

Summer Thursday/Friday Operations

Open on Thursdays and Fridays, 10 AM to 2 PM for groups and general public. Watch our home page for the daily programs for children, in addition to trolley rides and visits to Street Car Hall with a docent.
 
Saturday/Sunday operations continue, 12 N to 5 PM each weekend.
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Saturday, July 11
3:30PM

A Horse Car Named Desire: Walt Whitman's Street Railway Romance

This illustrated talk explores the poet's passion in Civil War Washington(for a mature audience).
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Sunday
August 23

78th Anniversary Celebration, PCC Cars

Celebrate the arrival of the Presidents' Conference Committee street cars in the Nation's Capital in 1937. Ride our PCC cars. Visit Street Car Hall and see our local street cars. Open 12 N to 5 PM.
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Sat, Sun, Mon
Sept 5,6,7
Labor Day Weekend
12N to 5PM

Life as a Transit Employee

Trolleymen at Work presents the roles of transit employees through a special exhibit and showings of It's a Big Job at 1:30 and 3:30 PM.
 
Ride the street car before or after the film. Visit Street Car Hall and see some of our street cars. Open 12N to 5PM.
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Sunday
September 20
12N to 5PM

Cavalcade of Street Cars

This event features operation of several cars from the collections.
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October 1 -
November 13

Fall Thursday/Friday Operations

Open on Thursdays and Fridays, 10 AM to 2 PM for school groups and the general public.
 
Saturday/Sunday operations continue, 12 N to 5 PM each weekend.
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October 17-18
    & 24-25

Pumpkin TrolleyFest

Pumpkin TrolleyFest includes trips to Pinson's Pumpkin Market from 12:30 PM to 3:50 PM. Pumpkin tokens available in the Museum Shop.
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December 5-6,
12-13 & 19-20

Holly TrolleyFest

Celebrate the season with toy trains and Santa aboard the streetcars from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM.
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December 26-27

Holly TrolleyFest

Santa has returned to the North Pole but you can still celebrate the season with toy trains and trolley rides from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM.
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