Gallopin’ Goose Oil Change

Gallopin’ Goose Oil Change

Thursday February 23, 2017 Today the staff and volunteers at the Colorado Railroad Museum completed an oil change on Rio Grande Southern “Gallopin’ Goose” No. 2. The crew also plans on changing the oil in Goose No. 6 today or tomorrow. Photos from Museum Volunteer George Lawrence. Save

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Model Train Club Operations

Model Train Club Operations

Model railroad trains capture the hearts and imagination of railfans and train enthusiasts. The Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden, CO features two scale layouts. The Denver Garden Railway Society maintains and operates an outdoor “G-Scale” model train equipment while the Denver HO Model Railroad Club operates the HO (half of O Gauge) model layout in […]

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March Roundhouse Update

March Roundhouse Update

Stall No. 1 – Denver & Rio Grande Steam Locomotive No. 491 (N) Museum staff and volunteers are installing new starting valves on No. 491. They are also fitting new cylinder jackets designed by Museum contractor Mark Huber. Stall No. 2 – Denver & Rio Grande Western Steam Locomotive No. 346 (N) Crews are putting […]

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New Products Now Available

New Products Now Available

After you experience the Museum be sure to take home a memory from our Depot General Store featuring thousands of train gifts for every railfan. Our celebrated store has over a thousand railroad-themed gifts, jewelry, magazines, books and videos, covering all areas of the United States as well as a small selection of international railroad […]

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