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The Hitching Company

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Open Now: 18:30 - 22:30
Open today: 18:30 - 22:30
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So great! So worth it!

My wife really wanted to do this, and I’m glad we did. I pre-purchased the 1 hr carriage ride. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jonathan K
via mobile
Fairy tale ride

We hired this company for our daughter's wedding and it was one of the highlights of her gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
kathy m
West Sand Lake, United States
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The Hitching Company provides horse drawn carriage rides / tours in downtown Minneapolis. Relaxing and enjoyable for all ages. Carriage drivers provide both cultural and historical narration during the ride. All rides are private. A variety of...more
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925 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1040
+1 612-338-7777
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife really wanted to do this, and I’m glad we did. I pre-purchased the 1 hr carriage ride. The horse’s name was Marty, and our coachman was great. Such and peaceful and relaxing ride. The history and information he gave during the ride was...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We hired this company for our daughter's wedding and it was one of the highlights of her gorgeous wedding at the Historic Concord Exchange in St. Paul! The carriage picked up the bride and her father at the back door of the venue and after...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I ask my now fiancée to merry me on stone bridge she love the ride . The hitching company were very good at fallowing instruction even suggested a few ideas to make the day more special.

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wfcoachman, Owner at The Hitching Company, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you for the kind words, congratulations on your new adventure. May your future be blessed with good health, supportive family, friends and the growing love for each other. Enjoy every minute. Regards Mike & Barb, The Hitching Company

Reviewed 23 September 2017

This was a great tour......the tour guide, "MO", was very knowledgeable and friendly. "Frank", the horse, did a great job, also. Would recommend this and the trolley tour to any first time visitors for interesting overview of history of Minneapolis.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Although I work downtown, this was a unique experience and view of the areas of downtown Minneapolis I rarely see. Enjoyed it very much.

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Cannot say enough about how fantastic the Hitching Company was. Arranged for them to pick me and fiance up on Stone Arch Bridge after proposal. Driver arrived exactly on time, just after she said yes. Made a memorable night even more memorable. Would highly recommend!!!!

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I arranged this carriage ride for our 20th anniversary. We had been on a carriage ride immediately following our wedding 20 years ago The tour through Minneapolis was just beautiful Our driver was a delight to talk to, and shared many interesting facts about the...More

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It was a stunning ride thru Minneapolis. Arthur made for great conversation, and Marty was a great horse. I purposed to my girlfriend on this trip, and I'm sure we will make this an annual trip. Thank you for a memorable experience.

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic way to spend the evening in Minneapolis. A must. Bring some wine and music for more fun!!

Thank RAD38
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My co-worker and I decided to go on a tour downtown Minneapolis along the Mississippi River this past summer. The person steering the horse was very knowledgeable and lots of fun. We learned a lot about Minneapolis and its history. I would definitely recommend a...More

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2 August 2015|
Response from mlovett88 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that would work
Joselin T
27 June 2015|
Response from mlovett88 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend two, but you could have 4.
16 February 2015|
Response from Lauryn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I believe they do rides year round. My ride was in January.