Party and Facility Rentals


The Colorado Railroad Museum offers the perfect setting year-round, for your next “Train-Themed” birthday party or celebration. Select from two historic railcars located on the Museum’s 15-acre railyard, located in scenic Golden, Colorado.


Your Standard Railcar Party rental includes:

All-day admission for 20 guests, ages 2 & older!
Additional admissions are available for $5.00 each.

10 helium balloons to decorate the railcar!
Includes one large, Thomas mylar balloon.

Free Colorado Railroad Museum party invitations!

$150.00 – Available year-round (EXCEPT during the Day Out With Thomas event, Special Events
and Ride the Rails Saturdays)

Ride the Rails Party

Your Ride the Rails Party rental includes:

All of the above Standard Railcar Party benefits!

Unlimited rides for you and your guests!

$200.00 – Available year-round during Special Events and Ride the Rails Saturdays

CB&Q Caboose No. 13862

Built in 1917 this
standard gauge wooden caboose has been retrofitted with eight Formica-topped tables, a large serving
counter, a special seating area in the cupola for young children, and bench seating for up to 20 guests!

The Caboose has heating, lighting and an electrical outlet.



Tahoe Dining Car No. 4

This vintage narrow gauge car was built in 1901 and features a large serving counter,
eleven wood tables with booth-style seating for 30 guests!

The Tahoe has heating and lighting.



Birthday Party Invitations

Choose from the following invitation options:

Diesel Engines
Galloping Geese
Museum Buildings
Steam Locomotives
The Tahoe Dining Car


In addition to birthday parties the Museum has a wide range options for event rentals including our new Pavilion picnic area and Union Pacific Dining Car No. 4801.

For more information on weddings, company picnics and other venue rentals please contact the Museum here.