National Captial Trolley Museum

Visitor Information

1313 Bonifant Road
Colesville, Maryland 20905

Phone: 301-384-6088
Hours: Operating Schedule Last street car departs the visitor’s center a half hour before closing time. Saturdays, Sundays, Memorial Day, July 4th, & Labor Day: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. January 2nd to December 30th (Closed December 24th, 25th & 31st) Thursdays and Fridays 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. March 15th to May 15th, June 15th to August 15th & October 1st to November 15th

National Trust for Historic Preservation Member Discount: 10% off merchandise in Museum Shop.


The National Captial Trolley Museum, in cooperation with Montgomery County Parks, brings the sights and sounds of the trolley era to visitors of all ages. Experience early 20th century transit as you travel two miles aboard a Washington Street Car, and American Trolley, or a European Tram. Tour street car hall with a docent. See street cars go to the movies and the Rock Creek railway model in the main hall. Enjoy interactive exhibits, film programs, and the museum shop.