Pumpkin Patch Trolley

It’s that time of year when the leaves begin to change and the trolleys start to look fall festive! Guests who visit the Pumpkin Patch Trolley will have the opportunity to enjoy some of everyone’s favorite fall activities:
  • Each child (ages 1-15 with ticket) can pick a pumpkin from the patch.
  • Decorate your pumpkin!
  • Visit in your favorite costume.
  • Join in the fun while playing fall themed games!
  • Self-guided tours of the Trolley Display Building.
  • Enjoy complimentary snacks in the Events Room.
  • Take as many rides as you’d like on our historic trolleys!
  • Take pictures at several of our photo opportunities.


  • $12 for adults
  • $10 for seniors (age 62+)
  • $10 for kids (ages1-15).
  • Children under 1 are free.

Tickets can be purchased in advance online at www.patrolley.org. Online advanced ticket reservations available now and recommended!

 *Each purchase of a child’s ticket includes a pumpkin; those who would like to purchase an additional pumpkin may do so for $2.50

*Last trolley departs at 4:00PM and Museum Store closes at 5:00PM


Merit Badge Day



BSA Electricity, 9 AM – 12 PM, or 1 PM – 4 PM

BSA Railroading, 9 AM – 12 PM, or 1 PM – 4 PM

Curriculum follows the Boy Scouts of America badge requirements, but all youth ages 11-18 may attend any badge. Pre-requisites are listed on the ShowClix registration page and at http://patrolley.org/2354-2/.


Participants may register for one or both badges. Each merit badge program session is approximately 3 hours. If you are registering for both badges, please select AM Railroading/PM Electricity or AM Electricity/PM Railroading. Both the AM session and PM session cover the same material.

Registration opens Wednesday, September 18 at 12 PM.

Visit showclix.com/event/scout-day-nov-2019 to register.

**Online pre-registration is required for all merit badge programs. Registration will close on Monday, October 28 at 5:00 PM. We are unable to accept registrations over the phone or after the deadline. Scout leaders and guardians of registered Scouts may purchase tickets day-of.

Each badge = $15      All Adults = $9


Contact Information:

Sarah Lerch

Museum Educator



Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

1 Museum Road

Washington, PA  15301

Santa Trolley at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum


Pennsylvania Trolley Museum’s stockings are hung by the trolleys with care and with the knowledge that Santa Claus will soon be there! The merriest man himself will be visiting the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum during their annual Santa Trolley.  Visit the Museum during November 29, 30 and December 1, 7-8, and 14-15 for this spectacular event that runs from 9AM-5PM with the last trolley departing at 4:00PM. Guests will have the opportunity to climb aboard a restored streetcar that will transport them around the museum’s 2 mile track.

~Santa will be happy to have visitors take his picture, so make sure you remember to bring your camera.

~Stop by the museum’s large Lionel toy train layout.

~In the museum’s Event Room, you will get to view the wonderful LEGO layout built by Steel City Lug, Pittsburgh Area’s Adult LEGO User Group.

~The holiday spirit will be all throughout the air and your bellies will be filled with complimentary hot chocolate and cookies.

~Make a holiday craft!

~Admission for the Santa Trolley is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors (62+) and $10 for children ages 1-15; children under 1 are free.

*This admission will include your trip on the Santa Trolley and the open exhibits. It also includes a trip on the Yuletide shuttle. This event is very popular and we STRONGLY SUGGEST advance ticket purchases be made on-line due to the limited seating. A link to ShowClix will be provided once tickets are on sale!


**Please arrive approximately 10-15 minutes prior to your boarding time. You must collect your boarding pass at the ticket table. Trolleys leave exactly when your allotted ticket time is!

***Due to limited capacity on each trolley, we will be unable to accommodate late arrivals.

***Those purchasing tickets for the last hour of the day may want to arrive earlier in order to see our train layout before boarding their trolley. Museum store and train display close at 5:00pm.


***During the month of December, the museum will also be hosting their Trolleys and Toy Trains event. It will be held on Friday December 6 & 13 from 10am – 4pm with the last trolley departing at 3:00 PM. Visitors of this event will be able to ride on our decorated trolleys and to view the Lionel toy train layout. Admission for Trolleys and Toy Trains is $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $7 for children ages 3-15; children under 3 are free.***




Saturday, September 14th is Barry Stout Day at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum!

Come celebrate the life and legacy of the late Senator J. Barry Stout, who was a dear friend, supporter, and advocate for the museum. We will be unveiling our plans for our future Barry Stout Park.

Saturday, September 14th, 10AM to 4PM

Free admission all day long!*


Our events have sold out in the past and there are only a select number of tickets available.*

Click logo to check online ticket availability:


Ride Trolley to the Washington County Fair!

Park’N’Ride to the Washington County Agricultural Fair

Sunday, August 11 through Saturday, August 17

Guests can park at these locations and board the trolley for a ride to the Fair.
10am until 11pm:

  • Eaton parking lot at 2800 North Main Street
  • Main Museum Location: 1 Museum Road, across from the fairgrounds.
    At this location visitors can purchase Park’N’Ride tickets or purchase regular admission tickets to the museum

The cost to Park ‘n’ Ride is $3 per person, children under the age of 3 are free.
*This fee does not include admission to the fair or to the museum.

Trolleys will depart from their stations every 15 minutes and tickets are good for multiple trips throughout the day of purchase.

The cost of Admission to the museum is:

  • $10 for adults
  • $9 for seniors (62+)
  • $7 per child (3-15)
  • Park’N’Ride tickets may be upgraded to regular museum admission prices by paying the difference

o   Regular admission includes Museum exhibits, a film on the Trolley Era and guided tours of some of the Museum’s trolleys in the Trolley Display Building.  The museum will be open special event hours of 10:00AM-5:00PM each day with the last tour leaving at 3:00PM.

The Washington County Fair will have a ticket table set up at the Eaton Parking Lot location from 5:00-8:00 PM. Visitors there will be able to purchase their tickets to the Fair and their Park’N’Ride passes all in one convenient location.


Temporary Detour ! ! ! July 19 – July 24

Beginning Friday, July 19, 2019 and running through Wednesday, July 24, North Main Street will be closed near the Museum affecting all visitors to the Museum.

This detour will be in place to allow replacement of a short bridge on North Main Street, just beyond its intersection with McClane Farm Road.

The map below shows the best detour for accessing PTM from all points North-South-East and West.

NOTICE: The speed limit on Allison Hollow Road is 25 mph which, is strictly enforced by local police.

Visitors coming from the City of Washington can follow North Main Street to reach the Museum.

To follow this detour proceed west on Race Track Road from Interstate 79 Exit 41.

At the Pike Street intersection proceed straight ahead to Allison Hollow Road.

Follow Allison Hollow Road (25mph) for 2 miles to the T intersection with Old Hickory Ridge Road and Turn Left.

Follow Old Hickory Ridge Road to North Main Street and Turn Right.

The Museum is 200 feet on the Left.

Anything on Wheels at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

Anything 0n Wheels at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

June 22 & 23:

Saturday, June 22- Truck Show—ALL DAY and the Parades of Trolleys at 11, 1 and 3.

  • Guests can gather around the Richfol Station platform as Bruce Wells narrates each trolley’s history!

  • First parade:11:00AM- PTM Trolleys from Philadelphia, Cincinnati and New Orleans

  • Second parade:1:00PM- Special Purpose Trolley Cars (snow sweeper, crane car, line car)

  • Third parade: 3:00PM- Trolleys of Pittsburgh

Sunday, June 23- Classic Car Show


  • Walk amongst the WWII Encampment

  • Enjoy food from the Hott Dawgz food truck

  • Steel City LUGS Pittsburgh Area Adult  LEGO User Group Display

  • Pittsburgh Garden Railways display

  • DJ Judy Chickis will be playing amazing music

  • Children’s activities: games, Spin Art


Adults- $10

Seniors- $9 (Ages 62+)

Children- $7 (Ages 3-15)

*Admission includes all activities: the Trolley Era introductory film, exhibits, unlimited trolley rides, and a tour of the Trolley Display Building and a visit to the Wexford Trolley Station.

The Museum welcomes those would like to display a vehicle during the show. Pre-registration is not required and there is no fee, though contributions are welcome. Vehicles should arrive before 10am, with the first 50 arrivals receiving a dash plaque. All registrants receive two complimentary tickets!

Those interested in registering their vehicles can contact Maddy Cline, Visitor Services Manager at 724-884-0282 or visitorservices@patrolley.org.

All vehicle registrants will receive 2 free admission tickets to the museum and the first 100 vehicle will receive a Dash Plaque.

For more information

visitorservices@patrolley.org or 724-228-9256 ext. 303 for more information

Museum Hours

The museum is open 6 days a week during June, July and August.

Tuesday-Sunday 10AM – 4PM (last tour 3PM)

with Trolley Rides and Tours also available – July 4 and August 12 (during Washington County Fair.

Breakfast with Daniel

Breakfast with Daniel:

Interested in spending more time with Daniel Tiger?

We also offer Breakfast with Daniel Tiger. Breakfast with Daniel Tiger Includes hot buffet breakfast and same day admission to Daniel Tiger’s Weekend at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

  • Breakfast times are: 8:30AM-10:00AM

  • Ticket price for breakfast: $35 per person ages 1 and up.

  • Breakfast dates are: May 11-12 and May 18-19.

*Advance reservations are required and seating is limited.

Get advance reservations at ShowClix®.

Breakfast with Daniel Tiger !  Saturday and Sundays only

Daniel Tiger’s Weekend at Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

Daniel Tiger’s Weekend at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 2020

Friday-Sunday, May 8-10 and May 15-17
10:00 AM- 5:00 PM

(Last trolley leaves at 4:00PM!)

Join us as we welcome Daniel Tiger, from the hit PBS KIDS series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” to the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum for his special weekend!

  • Bring a camera and enjoy a photo opportunity with Daniel Tiger.
  • Ride a beautifully restored antique trolley
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 8-10 and Friday, Saturday Sunday, May 15-17 from 10AM to 5PM.
  • Activities include: a PBS Kids outreach table, children’s games and complimentary refreshments.
  • Admission is $15 for adults
    $13 for seniors (62+)
    $15 for children (ages 1-15), under 1 (babies in arms) are free.

Get advance reservations at ShowClix®.

  • Buy Tickets on line using this link: ShowClix Logo


  • Trolleys depart at your ticketed time. Please arrive approximately 15-20 minutes before your scheduled time to collect your boarding pass in the main Visitor Area.


*Please note:  advance tickets are not refundable.  They may be exchanged if this is done in advance of the date and time for which they are sold.  To exchange tickets contact: ShowClix Customer Service at: 1-888-718-4253.