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Magical History Tour

St. Anthony Main, 125 Main St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
+1 952-888-9200
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Great tour

Arrived a gray cloudy Tuesday morning. 2 People booked, but my friend had fallen ill. It turned out... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Erik Rod N
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Taastrup, Denmark
Loved this tour!

Sarah Catherine was our tour guide and she as amazing. I went with my daughter, who is 15 and Sarah... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Shonna H
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Mobile Entertainment LLC was the first Segway tour operator in the country when Segway launched in 2003. We’ve been evangelizing the fun of the Segway platform as an alternative form of transportation ever since! In spring of 2004 we opened up our retail store, “The Magical History Tour” at our 125 Main Street location in the historic district of downtown Minneapolis. We’ve traveled all over Minnesota and the United States with the largest fleet of Segways maintained in the country at any one location.
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St. Anthony Main, 125 Main St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
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+1 952-888-9200

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Arrived a gray cloudy Tuesday morning. 2 People booked, but my friend had fallen ill. It turned out that nobody else had booked, but Michael was OK with taking just me on the tour. SUPER SERVICE, and Michael turned out to be very knowlegeable and...More

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're sorry your friend was ill but are glad you enjoyed your unexpected private tour! We hope to see you again for another one and thanks for the review, Erik!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Sarah Catherine was our tour guide and she as amazing. I went with my daughter, who is 15 and Sarah made us feel safe on the segways. Plus we had a really fabulous time and learned so much about the area. We will be doing...More

Thank Shonna H
humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad you and your daughter had a good time on your tour, Shonna! We look forward to seeing you again on the St. Paul tour!

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Best ever! Chris was our guide and he was great. Fun, quirky facts.. the Segway is a blast to ride. Well worth the money..the ride seemed 2 hours long.

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks, Joann! We think Chris is great, too and we are glad you enjoyed your tour!

Reviewed 11 October 2017

This tour has all the great advantages of riding a segue through a city, and is worth doing even if that's all you really want. But, the guides make it a point to use their time with this captive audience to dispense interesting facts about...More

Thank Tony S
humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review, Tony. We pride ourself on our safety practices and our knowledgeable, attentive guides. We are glad you had a good time and do hope to see you again!

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great tour with Ben and April! Freshman daughter is home for Fall Break and we had a blast! Thank you!

Thank Rebecca M
humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Great to hear, Rebecca! We are glad you and your daughter had fun and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

My friend and I did this tour with Greg and Denny as our guides and we absolutely loved it. My friend was a little nervous about riding the segway, but they give you good training and you watch a video too. She felt very comfortable...More

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

We are so happy that you felt safe, comfortable and enjoyed your tour! We hope you visit us again, Lorrie!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fun experience with my out-of-town niece, nice route, just the right amount of time, interesting historical tidbits shared by fun, knowledgeable guide. First time on a Segway...you spend a few minutes practicing under guidance. The most moderately coordinated person should be able to get this....More

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

We are very glad you and your niece enjoyed the experience! We hope to see you on another tour some time!

Reviewed 29 September 2017

One week ago, this morning (September 22, 2017) I showed up at 9:15 a.m. on the lovely cobblestone street that is Main Street S.E. in Minneapolis' Old St. Anthony area (that side of the river was originally it's own city) to take my pre-trip training...More

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you so much for this lovely review. We are thrilled you had a good time on your tour and are excited to see you again in the Spring!

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic tour. Tour guide was top rate, Ben. Ben knew lots of history. Everyone should go on the segway tour. It was fun and easy to do. Thanks Ben.

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humanonastick, Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for the review! We're very happy you enjoyed your tour with Ben!

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We've Segwayed around the globe and this tour is at the top of our list. It wasn't too strict and it wasn't too loose. It was just right. The Mill museum stop was delightful, and the Mississippi was awesome! If you do anything in Minneapolis,...More

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humanonastick, Guest Relations Manager at Magical History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thanks! It's always great to have experienced riders on tour! We hope you come back next summer for our St. Paul tour!

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willenag
18 January 2017|
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Response from humanonastick | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your question. We would love to be able to do tours year round! Unfortunately, February is too cold and snowy for us to be able to do tours. I would recommend our Real Ghost Tours. They are guided... More
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Response from mndouglas | Reviewed this property |
It's about $90 per person and yes they have tours on sunday
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Response from Terry K | Reviewed this property |
My memory is the minimum age was either 15 or 16, but even more critical was a minimum weight of 100 lbs. as that is the minimum required for the Segway’s gyro system to sense the individual and then balance the Segway.
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