Shore Line Trolley Museum

The Shore Line Trolley Museum is a trolley museum located in East Haven, Connecticut. Incorporated in 1945, it is the oldest continuously operating trolley museum in the United States. The museum includes exhibits on trolley history in the visitors' center and offers rides on restored trolleys along its 1.5 mi (2.4 km) track as the Branford Electric Railway. In addition to trolleys, the museum also operates a small number of both trolleybuses and conventional buses.

Shore Line Trolley Museum
Location17 River Street
East Haven, Connecticut
TypeTrolley History
Branford Electric Railway Historic District
Main building on River Street
Shore Line Trolley Museum is located in Connecticut
Shore Line Trolley Museum
Shore Line Trolley Museum is located in the United States
Shore Line Trolley Museum
LocationEast Haven, Connecticut
Coordinates41°16′27.6″N 72°51′46.0″W
NRHP reference No.83001278[1]
Added to NRHPJune 3, 1983

The museum encompasses the Branford Electric Railway Historic District, which was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[2][3]

Share this article:

This article uses material from the Wikipedia article Shore Line Trolley Museum, and is written by contributors. Text is available under a CC BY-SA 4.0 International License; additional terms may apply. Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.