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Part 3 – The history of TRAMS in Amsterdam

Part 3 – The history of TRAMS in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Tram is the largest Tram network in the Netherlands and one of the largest in Europe The first horse car or horse-drawn tramway was opened on June 3, 1875 in the last quarter of the 19th century, Horse Trams run through the main streets of Amsterdam The problems with horse cars included the …

Explore Surprise • The History of Surprise

Explore Surprise • The History of Surprise

What’s in a name? Well, when you have a name like Surprise, everyone wants to know how you got it. Let’s explore the history of Surprise! Our city started as just one square mile of farmland back in 1938 when it was founded by Flora Mae Statler. So why did she call us Surprise? According …