Though he is not bound by the laws of physics, Santa Claus is duty bound to eat every cookie, brisket, and pile of thumbtacks you leave out for him. Explore other Yuletide traditions with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $10 for two admissions to Santa on the Trolley (up to a $20 value)
- $19 for four admissions to Santa on the Trolley (up to a $40 value)
From 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. on select dates in November and December, Santa on the Trolley kicks holiday spirit into high gear with seasonal rides inside antique trolleys. Kids can visit with Santa, who gives each tyke a small gift, and snack on complimentary cookies and hot chocolate. The museum itself is also set aglow with holiday lights and decorations.
The Shore Line Trolley Museum
The Shore Line Trolley Museum—founded in 1945—pays tribute to the bygone era of suburban trolleys. In its multisensory collection, the museum boasts nearly 100 vintage trolleys and exhibits chock-full of trolley-related artifacts including tokens, hat badges,and ticket punches.Throughout the year, the museum hosts seasonal events, from haunted trolley rides at Halloween to visits with Santa at Christmas.
It was so delightful. It's one of those things that is enjoyed by all ages.elitetrav, TripAdvisor, 6/9/12
really fun and not just for kids! The drivers are so enthusiastic about the museum and they tell great stories and are really informative.Saffy2, TripAdvisor, 5/18/12
87% of 1,085 customers
“great time and the staff was wonderful!!”
“No - it was all very convenient and a wonderful experience for kids AND adults!”
“We truly enjoyed our visit. The staff was very congenial and our grand kids had a great time! It's encouraging to see volunteers making such a commendable effort to...”
“We truly enjoyed our visit. The staff was very congenial and our grand kids had a great time! It's encouraging to see volunteers making such a commendable effort to preserve this important part of America's history.”
17 River St.
East Haven, Connecticut 06512Get Directions