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Great Fun!

We have taken our grandchildren on the streetcar and then enjoyed the Leg Grounds with them. It is... read more

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Fun and great value - great tie-in if you're going downtown or going to the Old Strathcona Farmer's Market

We ride the streetcar annually with our kids, and sometimes with visiting relatives in tow. It's... read more

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Open May Long weekend to October each year, the streetcar's views of the city and the river are absolutely amazing. This is also the best way to get from the farmer's market to downtown.
103rd St & 83rd Ave | (Rear of Old Strathcona Farmer's Market Building), Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5Y1, Canada
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Reviewed today

We have taken our grandchildren on the streetcar and then enjoyed the Leg Grounds with them. It is fun and a great way to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ride the streetcar annually with our kids, and sometimes with visiting relatives in tow. It's always enjoyable and informative. Good value at $20 round-trip for a family. We've tied it into a visit to the Old Strathcona Farmer's Market on the south side and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went on the Street Car with my 4 sisters on our once a year get together. Had a blast! The conductor was very informative and as we found out, you can take it from the Southside (Whyte Avenue by the Bus Barns) or from the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank S1086CFcherylc
Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

After years of wanting to go on the streetcar, finally got a few friends to go. It was a great experience from seeing the city from a different viewpoint but also learning some history and cool facts. Made an outing where we got on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 847akj
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

If you’re in the Edmonton area you must jump on one of this very unique 🚋 it’s fun it’s a very educating ride and only cost $6 for a return trip!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank evaszalai
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We had a very interesting and comfortable ride. Excellent views of the valley and surrounding areas. The conductor on our trip provided a running commentary which was very informative.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GlobeTrotting793442
Reviewed 5 November 2018

If you're not a fan of heights, you might want to skip this as it goes over the High Level Bridge - but other than that a nice enough family activity that affords good views of the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Henrik_mo
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Caught the streetcar in Old Strathcona, where there was lots of convenient parking. The volunteer conductor obviously enjoys his job, saying pretty much the same thing for every trip. This was an excellent way to travel to the Legislative grounds where my grandson was one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ntmle
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The streetcar ride was nice, a blast from the past. I just thought they crowded too many people on the train. Felt like a sardine on a streetcar.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 485darylc
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Went by with my 2 nephews. 8 & 9 years old. they loved seeing the river & especially stopping in the middle of the bridge high above. Also great job on letting the kids pull the cord to honk the horn.

Date of experience: May 2018
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11 August 2018|
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Response from scottishforbes | Reviewed this property |
The trip is quite short 15 to 20 minutes, then you are in the heart of Strathcona, near a huge Farmer's Market on Saturdays, quick access to Fringe in August, walking distance to Whyte Avenue with unique shops, and many... More
25 June 2018|
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Response from pinchy_79 | Reviewed this property |
Right across He street from the Strathcona terminal is a big paid parking lot 5 bucks for 12 hours or so. Look on google maps and you will see it
Rachel S
23 May 2018|
Response from Kiwibirdman |
The fare is $3 one way or you can pay $6 for a ticket which you can use for your return trip at any time, on any car, on any day.