STEAM Camp

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

It’s full STEAM ahead in a camp dedicated to all things science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Design, build, and test the tallest towers, longest bridges, and strongest structures. Explore the history of transportation from trolleys and trains to boats, cars, and planes. Construct working circuits out of playdough, investigate invisible forces, and shrink a […]

Way Back When Camp

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

**NEW Camp!** Take a captivating journey into the past and discover what life was like in the 1800s and early 1900s! Spend the week immersed in the traditions of old, from playing timeless children’s games to creating vintage toys. Investigate historic foods and recipes, then explore the groundbreaking inventions and technology, like the steam engine […]

LEGO® Engineering Camp

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Join us for a week of LEGO® themed engineering challenges! Explore the world of engineering and the forces of physics, then compete to build the tallest towers and longest bridges. Design a paper airplane launcher, construct a working claw, and race rubber band-powered cars and wind-powered boats. Finish the week off by constructing a giant […]

LEGO® Camp

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

LIMITED SPACE LEFT! Join us for a week of LEGO® themed building challenges, artistic creations, and fun! Learn about the world of engineering while building models and testing simple machines. Create a brick self-portrait, then try painting with LEGO® bricks! Investigate different modes of transportation, then plan and design a brick town and trolley park […]

Event Series Street Fair

Street Fair

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Step back in time at our electrifying street fair! Imagine a bustling scene where street performers light up the sidewalks with their mesmerizing acts. Feel the heat as fire dancers set the atmosphere ablaze, marvel at stilt walkers towering above the crowd, be amazed by jugglers moving with jaw-dropping precision, witness magicians weaving enchantment, let […]

Event Series Street Fair

Street Fair

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Step back in time at our electrifying street fair! Imagine a bustling scene where street performers light up the sidewalks with their mesmerizing acts. Feel the heat as fire dancers set the atmosphere ablaze, marvel at stilt walkers towering above the crowd, be amazed by jugglers moving with jaw-dropping precision, witness magicians weaving enchantment, let […]

Personal Management & Financial Literacy

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

This merit badge workshop is open to any youth in grades 6th – 12th grade and is designed to help BSA scouts meet requirements for the Financial Literacy Merit Badge. It is strongly recommended that participants be in at least 9th grade before taking this workshop. This workshop is designed to help Scouts requirements for the following badges: BSA […]

$35.00

BSA Railroading

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

This merit badge workshop is open to any youth in grades 6th – 12th grade and is designed to help BSA scouts meet requirements for the Railroading merit badge. We will be covering ALL requirements for this merit badge! While there are no pre-requisites, we strongly encourage participating Scouts to review the Railroading Merit Badge Requirements and workbook prior […]

$20.00

BSA Collections

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

This merit badge workshop is open to any youth in 6th – 12th grade and is designed to help BSA scouts meet requirements for the Collections merit badge. Due to the nature of this badge, it is encouraged for Scouts to complete as much of the workbook and requirements ahead of time as possible. Scouts will be […]

$20.00

Event Series New Volunteer Events

Museum Guide Training

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Make the Trolley Era come alive! Registration for this event is now closed. Please contact mmeer@patrolley.org with any questions or to be informed of future classes.  During their visits to the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, guests have the chance to travel back in time to the wonders of the Trolley Era- when the bright lights and […]

Event Series New Volunteer Events

Museum Guide Training

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Make the Trolley Era come alive! During their visits to the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, guests have the chance to travel back in time to the wonders of the Trolley Era- when the bright lights and clanging bells of the trolleys filled the streets of America.  This experience would not be possible without our Museum Guides, […]

Event Series New Volunteer Events

Volunteer Open House

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

The PA Trolley Museum- where history comes to life, and volunteers make it happen! Registration for this event is now closed. See you there! Since our beginning as the Pittsburgh Electric Railway Club, PTM has relied on the passion of volunteers to keep the Trolley Era alive.  Today, our volunteer program- 130+ participants strong- continues […]

Event Series New Operator Training

New Operator Training

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Join the volunteer team at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum as a trolley operator! This fall, the museum is offering two classes for those interested in educating visitors about the Trolley Era. Our New Operator Training offers a fun, hands-on opportunity to learn how to operate a trolley and qualify to be a museum operator. During Tour Guide Training, our […]

Event Series New Operator Training

New Operator Training

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Join the volunteer team at the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum as a trolley operator! This fall, the museum is offering two classes for those interested in educating visitors about the Trolley Era. Our New Operator Training offers a fun, hands-on opportunity to learn how to operate a trolley and qualify to be a museum operator. During Tour Guide Training, our […]

Dog Days of Summer

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

Say goodbye to the dog days of summer by bringing your pooch to the Museum on National Dog Day! We ask that all dogs remain on a leash and are well behaved. You must also clean up after them while on Museum property.   The last trolley leaves at 3 PM. Regular admission prices for […]

Scout Workshop: BSA Environmental Science

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum 1 Electric Way, Washington, PA, United States

This merit badge workshop is open to any youth in 6th – 12th grade and is designed to help BSA scouts meet requirements for the Environmental Science merit badge. We will be covering requirements 1, 2, 3.a, 3.b, 3.c, 3.d, 3.f, 3.g, 3.h, 5, and 6. Scouts are responsible for the following pre-requisites: 3.e, 4 Requirement 3.e requires […]

$20.00
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