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.

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