Our current operating schedule (through October 2nd):

Sat. 10am - 4:30pm & Sun. 11am - 4:30pm


October operating schedule (starting Oct. 7th):

Monday October 10th, Columbus Day - (Pumpkin Patch) 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday (Pumpkin Patch) 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Saturday (Pumpkin Patch) 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday (Rails to the Darkside) 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday (Pumpkin Patch) 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sunday (Rails to the Darkside) 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

[Use our Schedule page to make your plans]



Unveiling of Connecticut Company Car 1326

Oct. 1st


Join us for the unveiling of the newly-restored Connecticut Company Car 1326.

Galen Semprebon, CT Trolley Museum President, and CTM volunteers will unveil Connecticut Company Car #1326 after a 4 year restoration project.

This is your opportunity to get up close and personal with the project and be one of the first visitors to ride the car. The unveiling will be held on October 1st, 2016 at 11am.

The car was built in 1910 by the Osgood Bradley Company of Worcester, Mass. as a 30' closed wooden car with side seating.

An official Connecticut Company roster of the early 1930's shows the car located in Waterbury, CT where it ran until June 19, 1937.

The car was later moved to New Haven and operated there until the end of the trolley service, then came to the trolley museum in 1948 after 38 years of service with the Connecticut Company.

Rails To The Darkside

October 7 - 29th

Ride the rails into the dark countryside and hear the story of the cemetery on the property and what happens when you dig it up. Can your heart take it, come ride and see what everyone is talking about.

If you want to be scared half to death, Rails to the Darkside is for you.

This event is geared toward adults, it is not recommended for young children.

Pumpkin Patch

October 7 - 30th

Pumpkin Patch is a family fun filled adventure where you ride on a trolley car out to the pumpkin patch and each child can pick out a FREE pumpkin.

Additionally when you return back to the Museum you can decorate the pumpkins, get your face painted, enjoy the outside play area and the entire museum. Don't forget you can take as many Trolley rides as you would like.

This event will run Fri-Sun in October starting Oct 7th and also on Monday, Oct 10th (Columbus Day).


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The Connecticut Trolley Museum invites you to take a journey back in time and experience the transportation of yesterday. The museum features a variety of streetcars from the 1890s to 1950s, many of which are available for rides. At the Connecticut Trolley Museum, we provide a historically accurate educational and entertaining experience through the interpretation, preservation, restoration and operation of an electric railway.

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