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Shore Line Trolley Museum

A visit to the museum is a multi-sensory voyage into the past, from the moanful growl of the motors, to the smell of the electric arc, to the feel of rattan seats and varnished hardwood detailing. The Shore Line Trolley Museum operates the Branford Electric Railway, a National Historic Site. The railway is the oldest continuously operating suburban trolley line in the United States.

Shore Line Trolly Museum

Connecticut museum Located in East Haven, Connecticut, the Shore Line Trolley Museum has been a staple in trolley museums since its incorporation in 1945 as the Branford Electric Railway Association. Today the site boasts nearly 100 trolley vehicles in its collection. The SLTM also operates the Branford Electric Railway, a National Historic Site. The railway is the oldest continuously operating suburban trolley line in the United States.

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