Holiday Trolley Tours

Holiday Trolley Tours

In 2014, make your shopping trip to Princeton that much more magical when you plan it around an iconic trolley tour!

Select weekends in November and December we offer one hour trolley rides of Princeton!

Learn the dynamic history of Princeton while seeing the homes and hangouts of Albert Einstein, Robert Oppenheimer, Woodrow Wilson, Grover Cleveland, TS Eliot, F Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Mann, Toni Morrison, Robert Wood Johnson, William Bristol, J Seward Johnson, Michael Graves, the REAL Indiana Jones and MORE!

 $15 Per Person

The trolleys are heated so plan on a delightfully toasty tour of Princeton!

Please email for private groups




(You'll get detailed instructions on your e-ticket too!)


Ranked the #1 Princeton Activity on TripAdvisor, New York Times, AAA Magazine, Huffington Post, Meetings Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Travel and Leisure & Washington Post!






Holiday Trolley Tour - 2pm

Friday December 26,2014
02:00PM - 03:00PM


Princeton Holiday Trolley Tours !
$15 Per Person
These 1 hour trolley tours take you and your family where our walking tours can't go!
See the homes and hangouts of Albert Einstein, Robert Oppenheimer, Grover Cleveland, Woodrow Wilson, James Madison, Aaron Burr Jr., John F. Kennedy, Nancy Drew ....
What?  Nancy Drew lived in Princeton?
(TRUE!  Her name was Nancy Stratemayer!)
.... TS Eliot, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Mann, Robert Wood Johnson, William Bristol, Paul Robeson, Toni Morrison,
Michael Graves, the Wicked Witch of the West ....
What?   The Wicked Witch of the West lived in Princeton?
(TRUE!  Margaret Hamilton lived in Princeton!  I KNOW!)
We're proud to be rated the #1 Princeton Attraction by TripAdvisor and AAA Magazine so you can bet we've designed this route to be one of your most treasured holiday memories.
$15 Per Person
How can we do this for $15 Per Person?
Our generous sponsors, silly!
    Palmer Square
(Did you know the Palmer Square Holiday Tree has more lights than the one in Rockefeller Center?  TRUE!)
Callaway Henderson Sotheby's International Realty
(Not only do they sponsor our Trolley Tours, their realtors take tours with us every month!)
Hamilton Jewelers  
the exclusive distributor of our Princeton Insider Pillow!
(A limited quantity are available inside their store at 92 Nassau Street.  The pillow is the perfect holiday gift because it shamelessly name drops Princeton academic celebrities, businesses and fun facts from the tour!)
$15 Per Person
Every ticket includes access to pq - our online trivia game, four online foodie tours, and discounts on the day of the tour to Princeton's best destinations for shopping and dining including:
Dining Discounts on the day of your tour:
  • 10% off one item at the bent spoon ice cream shop
  • $1 off any whole hoagie or 20% off of a Hoagie Haven t-shirt
  • $1 off your first draft at Triumph Brewing Company
  • 10% off lunch or dinner at the historic Nassau Inn Tap Room (excluding alcohol)
  • $1.00 off first draft beer (ex. Miller Lite, Bud Light and Rolling Rock) at Ivy Inn
  • 10% off at PJ's Pancake House when you order off the pasta menu
  • 10% off Massimo’s Pizza
  • 10% off at Chez Alice
  • Complimentary brewed iced tea with purchase at Princeton Soup & Sandwich
Shopping/Tour Discounts on the day of your tour:
  • 10% off discount off all non-sale items at the Princeton University U-Store
  • 5% off non-sale items at Princeton Record Exchange
  • 10% off Luxaby Baby & Child
  • 50% off museum admission/tour discount at Morven Museum and Gardens



Other occurences of this event
Friday December 26,2014 02:00PM - 03:00PM Register

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