All aboard! Departing from downtown Rockford, by rail and by "sail," you’ll discover interesting tidbits about the early history of our community while enjoying a ride on the Trolley Car 36 track trolley or the Forest City Queen riverboat.
Forest City Queen Riverboat
The Forest City Queen gives you an up close and personal glimpse of some of the most stately homes gracing the banks of the Rock River. You will hear about Rockford's humble beginnings on the Rock River and its continuing influence today. A variety of cruise options are available, from hourly narration tours, private rentals, family-style picnics, Ski Broncs performances, to elegant dining.
Trolley Car 36
Trolley Car 36 makes its way from the Trolley Station in Riverview Park along Madison Street, beside the scenic Rock River Recreation Path, makes a stop for a brief visit to Sinnissippi Gardens, then turns around at symbol and returns to the Trolley Station. Trolley Car 36 is also available for private rental.
Both the trolley and the riverboat are completely wheelchair accessible, however Trolley Car 36 is limited to two full size wheelchairs per ride.
Forest City Queen & Trolley Car 36
324 N. Madison St.
Rockford, IL 61107