Metro History and Calendar

Learn about Cincinnati's transit history with history panels created by Dan Hurley of the Cincinnati Museum Center. These panels are on display at Metro's Government Square hub on Fifth Street between Walnut and Main streets downtown.

Journey Through History document 1.

Journey Through History document 2. Journey Through History document 3. Journey Through History document 4. Journey Through History document 5. Journey Through History document 6.

 2016 Calendar Available for Download

Each month, new Metro monthly calendars will be available. Download your favorite by clicking on the image of your choice, below. When the larger image opens, right click with your mouse and select "Set as desktop background."  Be sure to check back each month for the new images.

August 2016


It's coming...
In a foreshadowing of coming events. the Cincinnati Streetcar crosses over Ft. Washington Way on a recent test run. Everything is on track (pardon the pun) for the big launch weekend starting Sept. 9. Watch the news for more details.

Coming soon - buy tickets from your phone
Cincy EZRide is a new free app from Metro that lets you buy bus and streetcar tickets and passes on your cell phone or tablet. Say goodbye to paper tickets, cash, exact change, ticket vending machines and standing in line with Cincy EZRide. Paying your fare is about to get EZ!

In this photo, a streetcar is paused in front of the Arena Pool, formerly Chester Park, on Spring Grove Ave in Winton Place. The clock tower in the background belongs to the Cincinnati Car Co., where this actual streetcar was manufactured in 1911.