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Historic Trolley Tour


Take in Richmond’s amazing landmarks and sites.

2 hour comprehensive history tour with the RVA on Wheels!

Whether you were raised in Richmond or are visiting or just passing through, you will travel through a rich narrative of 400 years of history in one of the most fascinating and oldest cities in America. See the sights and learn about Richmond’s landmarks, riverfront, architecture and history. We offer tours aboard our classic air conditioned trolley with cushioned seats, intricate seat frameworks, and social rather than traditional bus seating. Our comfortable trolley will take you to many of the most historic and popular landmarks in the city, with both a driver and guide who combine the rich history of Richmond with great stories, humor and wit.

For individual tickets – $38ea. ↓

We are finally starting to offer our Historic Trolley tours! Our first one will be Saturday, June 12th at 11am, and then we will be looking at offering them on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday mornings based on availability of our drivers and guides! Give us a call or send an email to book!

Online booking will be up and running very shortly!

For groups -up to 24 Guests - $550.00, call us →804-343-1850

Sit back, relax and enjoy the best Richmond has to offer aboard a Historic Trolley Tour!

About this Tour:

We have not yet started back up our public trolley tours due to COVID, but hope to be able to offer these tours again as it gets warmer and more folks receive their vaccines! We very much appreciate everyone's patience with us and will be sure to let everyone know as soon as we have a date set!

Monday- Friday:
Morning tour - 10:30am

Saturday + Sunday:
Morning tour - 11:00am

Riders are picked up at our RVA on Wheels main store (1301 East Cary Street) and at the Richmond Visitor’s Center (405 North 3rd Street). Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour start time to check in. Please come into the store or the Visitor Center to check in before boarding the trolley.


Tickets can be purchased online, at any of the above locations, or by calling 804-343-1850. Reservations are highly recommended.

Private Charters

The trolley is available for private charters. Rent the trolley for bachelorette parties, bridal showers weddings, birthday parties, reunions, proms and corporate events, to name a few. Sample tastes of Richmond, microbreweries, wineries, theater, music, architecture, places of worship, and historical sites. Tours are limited only by your imagination! You can even decorate the trolley for your function.

What Is Not Included?

Food and drink are not provided. Bathroom facilities are not available on the trolley or during the tour.