Recent Searches
Book online or call: (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785
Reserve Now & Pay Later

2-Hour Richmond Historic Landmark Trolley Tour

Richmond, United States
Book online or call: (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
0 travelers1 traveler2 travelers3 travelers4 travelers5 travelers6 travelers7 travelers8 travelers9 travelers10 travelers11 travelers12 travelers13 travelers14 travelers15 travelers
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Secure your spot while staying flexible
Free Cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance
Loading available options...

icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket


Explore Richmond, Virginia and learn about the city's historical landmarks on a 2-hour history tour aboard a classic trolley car. Your guide shares commentary about the history of one of the oldest cities in the United States as you roll past landmarks such as the State Capitol, Monument Avenue, and St. John's Church. Choose from two departures on the weekend and one on weekdays.
  • 2-Hour Richmond historic landmark trolley tour
  • See historical landmarks including the State Capitol and St. John's Church
  • Hear live commentary from the onboard guide
  • Runs seven days per week
  • Receive an overview of the city's history and landmarks
  • Great for visitors with a limited amount of time

Traveler Photos


72 Reviews
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
Reviews by Viator travelers
Great tour BUT....
, Jan 2020
The content of the tour was excellent, the guide was excellent, but the noise from the vehicle engine made it very difficult to understand what was being said and greatly detracted from the enjoyment.
Interesting tour
Diane M
, Dec 2019
Interesting tour. Lots of history. Loved seeing the architecture and different neighbor. Guide was very knowledgeable.
First Introduction to Richmond
Julie B
, Dec 2019
Stephen is most knowledgeable and a walking encyclopedia on all things Richmond, Virginia. He makes sure to include each tour participant as he talks about the history of the city. We also got great recommendations for restaurants and other tours, such as Hollywood Cemetery.
Trolley Tour
, Nov 2019
My son and I loved the tour...he was visiting from New Jersey, and I am a recent resident of Richmond. He loved the area, and I learned a lot about Richmond. It was educational and fun!
Richmond by trolley
, Nov 2019
Great tour of the different neighborhoods, important buildings/monuments, etc. with an interesting narrative of historical events, etc. I wish we were able to debark and take photos when there were opportune moments.
Richmond Tour Outstanding
, Oct 2019
My wife and I moved to Virginia several months ago. Our daughter had given us gift certificates for the tour and we finally found time get on board. It was one of the most memorable experiences we've had since moving here. Steven was very knowledgeable about the city and its history. He was personable and highly entertaining. He made the history of the area come alive. DeAndre did an excellent job of driving, and even offered a few historical facts of his own. Steven wore a microphone connected to a sound system that made every word clear and distinct so we old folks didn't have to strain to hear. The compartment was comfortable climate-wise. The windows were large enough to allow clear viewing of landmarks. The tour covered the entire city to give a wide perspective on the history of the area. This tour is something that one could do multiple times and still be both informed and entertained. I will recommend this tour to all my friends and family. It is a must-do for anyone interested in history in general and the city of Richmond in particular.
A Trolley Tour of Richmond
, Oct 2019
It was excellent. The guide was a former middle school history teacher and she new her stuff!! She had fun communicating to us which made us all students again!! She was most pleasant and was most knowledgeable about her subject. She and her driver partner made us feel welcome. I give her my "Chick-fil-a" award for the day. She made us feel that it was her pleasure to let us know more about the history of Richmond!!
Richmond Trolley Tour
, Aug 2019
We were only in Richmond for a short overnighter and had never been there before. This tour was an excellent way to get a quick overview of the city and its rich history. The guide was excellent - not sure how he managed to cram so much information into a little over two hours, but he was very knowledgeable. A more open air trolley car would have been nicer as it was a little difficult to see some of the sights being pointed out, and the bench seats were a bit uncomfortable after a couple of hours. But all in all, it was well worth the investment.
Richmond historic tolley tour
, Jun 2019
The tour was fantastic!! The guide was very informative with a great sense of humor. He not only gave a lot of history information but also suggested some restaurants. We went to the pizza place he suggested. It was delicious! I would highly recommend this tour. The young girl in the office was very nice! Will be back for the Segway Tour.
Waste of time
, Jun 2019
This was my third time taking the trolley tour. The former two times, we had a very informative, historically knowledgeable guide. The tour gave us a great appreciation of Richmond’s history and current vibrancy. This tour guide was trying to be funny and cracked jokes but gave very little (or no) history of the city. The emphasis was on the ducks in the river and the Easter egg hunt, etc. Finally, the trolley was too loud to hear most of what the guide was saying, had NO shock absorbers and smelled of gasoline.

Reserve Now & Pay Later
Secure your must-do activities without being locked in
Product code: 44494P1

Explore Similar Things to Do