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Midwest Electric Railway

405 E Thresher Rd, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641-2584
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Another great experience at Old Thrashers in Mt Pleasant ,Iowa it brings you back in time when the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
tcbest1404
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Mount Pleasant, Iowa
A unique ride back in time for $2.00

Take a ride on any of 7 different trolleys over the hills of Midwest Old Threshers. Enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Mary B
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Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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Sep 7, 2017
“Trolley Ride”
Sep 12, 2016
“A unique ride back in time for $2.00”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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405 E Thresher Rd, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641-2584
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Another great experience at Old Thrashers in Mt Pleasant ,Iowa it brings you back in time when the trolley was a form of transportation in the big cities. They have cars that were refurbished from Trolleys in the Big Cities and it is so much...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Take a ride on any of 7 different trolleys over the hills of Midwest Old Threshers. Enjoy the gentle sway of the cars as they travel along the tracks and listen to the click clack of the wheels over iron. During the Reunion in September...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Now, in my 70's I remember riding the trolly when I was in elementary school. They have several different, authentic cars, some open and others closed for transport around the grounds or just for the fun of riding this old time transport.

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

They do a great job of restoring and operating vintage trolley equipment and provide service all day long around the huge site of the Threshers Reunion. Fun for all ages!

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Well restored old trolleys that you can ride from one exhibit to another. Ride different cars for one fare.

Thank mark m
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is by far one of the coolest parts on the Old Threshers grounds! They have trolley's that actually ran in Iowa and around the United States. They also show their collection of old trolley tokens. The volunteers know everything about trolley's, how they run,...More

Thank Samantha S
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Step back in time to enjoy 2 Open-air trolleys from Rio; a Chicago Aurora & Elgin Interurban, a Italian street car, as well as other trolleys. Ride the loop around the camp grounds during the Labor Day Reunion, and during Ghost Trolley of No Return...More

Thank Joanie M
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