Behind the Scenes Tours
Join staff members of the Colorado Railroad Museum for a unique, behind the scenes experience.
Tours depart at 10:30AM select Saturdays throughout the year. Space is limited to 15 participants.
$20 members $25 non-members. Order tickets online here.
Dining Car Tea
Enjoy the unique experience of taking tea circa 1950 aboard the museum’s dining car.
Beginning at 2:00PM, you will tour the museum’s exhibit, Eating on the Rails and the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Business Car No. 96 with the Museum Curator of Collections, Stephanie Gilmore before boarding the Union Pacific Diner Car No. 4801 for tea. There guests will enjoy a menu from the 1950s complete with delicious finger sandwiches, petit fours and of course tea.
$25 member $30 non-members.
Guests in period styled clothing receive a $5 discount. Call 303-279-4591 for information. Tour starts promptly at 2:00PM.
All Aboard for Art
Join local historian and proprietor of Red Herring Art Supply, Kris Autobee as she takes to the rails for an up close look at the various art installations along the RTD tracks.
Reservations due by Wednesday March 15 or September 3, 2017.
Colorado Rails & Cocktails
An Evening of Colorado History. Relax, have a beverage, and travel back to a time when railroads shaped the American West.
February 3 – Trains and the National Western Stock Show
April 7 – Locomotive No. 491, A Colorado Original
June 2 – 1985 Train Wreck and and the Story of the BNSF Line
August 4 – Dome Cars with Rich Luckin
September 1 – Buffalo Bill, Trains and the West
November 3 – Fred Harvey and the Famous Harvey Houses
Admission includes 2 beverages of your choice: beer, wine or soda and snacks. Doors open at 5:30PM for early enjoyment of Museum displays and the presentation starts promptly at 6:30PM. Presentation length varies by event and the doors close at 8:00PM.
$15 for members $20 non-members. Ages 21+ only. Order tickets online here.