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Historic Trolley Tours

200 W Hancock St, Milledgeville, GA 31061-3326
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Go With Bob!

First visit to city & the trolley tour was outstanding with Bob as our guide. His knowledge of the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Boone57
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Cumming, Georgia
Well done historic tour

If you are in or near Milledgeville this is the thing to do first! Lots of interesting history that... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
Gary s
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The Milledgeville guided trolley tour includes rotating visits to the Old State Capitol, c. 1807, St. Stephens Episcopal Church, c. 1841, Lockerly Hall, c. 1839, and the Brown-Stetson-Sanford House, c. 1825. The trolley is available Monday - Friday at 10:00 am and Saturday at 11:00 a.m. The cost is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for children 6-13. Children 5 and under are free. All tours begin at the Convention & Visitors Bureau. Tour stops vary daily.
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200 W Hancock St, Milledgeville, GA 31061-3326
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First visit to city & the trolley tour was outstanding with Bob as our guide. His knowledge of the city/area history including the civil war, Military College & school and also George College makes the tour a must when visiting Milledgeville. Only runs once a...More

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VisitMilledgeville, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you enjoyed the trolley tour and your first visit Milledgeville. We do hope you come back!

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

If you are in or near Milledgeville this is the thing to do first! Lots of interesting history that would be difficult to discover any other way. Our docent, and ex-school teacher, did an exceptional job for the two and a half hour tour. She...More

Thank Gary s
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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Gary, thank you for the kind review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour and that our tour guide was excellent. We hope you loved the tour of the Governor's Mansion as well!

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Great tour.People at visitor center were very friendly and accommodating.Tour guide really knew the history of the town.A must do activity if visiting milledgeville.

Thank TJ K
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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thank you for your review of the Historic Trolley Tour! We are pleased you recommend the tour and our staff showed hospitality. Please let us know if we can ever be of further assistance!

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

The trolley tour is an excellent way to understand the history of Milledgeville and Georgia itself. All aspects of the past history ranging from the Civil War to modern day Georgia College are introduced. Our guide Joe was passionate and thorough in his delivery. Our...More

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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience on the tour. If we can ever be of assistance in the future let us know!

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

It was a very enjoyable and informative ride. Our tour guide Joe was terrific, we learned a lot about Georgia history and the history of Milledgeville. If you are a history buff or just a little curious about history you will really enjoy the ride.

Thank George B
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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

George - so glad to hear that your tour and guide were terrific! We strive to be educational and fun, sounds like we were! If we can ever be of assistance in the future, please let us know. Thank you for the kind review.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We enjoyed learning about Milledgeville and some of the people who helped put this previous state capitol on the map. Our tour guide, Sarah, was knowledgeable and funny. You could tell she really enjoyed sharing her info and had true pride in her town.

Thank nancyl2528
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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Nancy, we are so pleased to hear your party enjoyed the trolley tour! We agree, Sarah is a gem to Milledgeville. Please let us know if we can ever be of assistance again. Thanks for visiting!

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

The Trolley Tour was educational and kept the attention of young and old. We had nominal expectations but it exceed even higher ones. Many tidbits of information you wouldn't get any other way. Highly recommend it!

Thank Jerrie L
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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Jerrie - thank you for the kind review! We are pleased to hear that you and your group enjoyed the trolley, learned a little something new and had fun. Come see us again!

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I would highly recommend the trolly tour as a great way to see the downtown and learn some history about Georgia and Milledgeville. They even let us take our dog with us on the trolley but he wasn't able to go in all the stops...More

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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for the review of our trolley tour. We are so pleased you enjoyed yourself, learned a little too and that the pup was able to go on the adventure! Let us know if we can be of assistance in the future.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Most of the time, we will catch a local tour to cover the highlights of the local we are visiting. They do what we expect: provide an adequate overview, but this tour of Miledgeville offers a pretty thorough discussion of the historic aspects of the...More

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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Wow, thank you William for the wonderful review and kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed the tour and learned a little something too. If we can ever be of assistance again, please let us know. Thank you!

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Definitely recommend this tour as a way to both see what's in town, hear stories about the past, and hear recommendations and where to visit. You sign up for this trolley tour at the main Visitors Center in Milledgeville. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and...More

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Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Trolley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour and perhaps learned a little too. Thank you for the kind review and visiting Milledgeville.

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Jean L
9 March 2017|
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Response from Bonnie S | Property representative |
Jean - yes the trolley tour begins on Saturday at 11 AM. All tours begin at the Convention & Visitors Bureau and parking is free in front of the center, located at 200 West Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA 31024. Admission... More
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