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Author Book Signing

Written on August 20, 2014

Join author Bill Reich Saturday August 23, 2014 for a book signing celebrating the release of his latest title from the Colorado Railroad Museum, Colorado Inventions and Inventors of the 19th Century. Bill will also be signing copies of his other titles: Colorado Rail Annuals 29 & 31, Colorado Railroad Ice Houses and Colorado Industries Continue Reading »

D&RGW Steam Locomotive No. 491 Rollout Party

Written on August 14, 2014

Steam Locomotive No. 491 Operational Debut Friday, August 29  5:00 – 8:30PM $100 per person Order tickets online today Locomotive No. 491 is once again operational and will make its debut at a special after hours event on Friday, August 29 and to the general public on Saturday August 30.  Locomotive No. 491 was donated Continue Reading »

New products now available

Written on August 13, 2014

This unique and beautifully illustrated book capturesthe fascinating spectors of America’s railroad era. Complete with 300 breathtaking black-and-white photographs from the author’s personal collection, this is a must-have book for railfans and nostalgia enthusiasts. Order now. General Electric and Electro-Motive have designed some of the most iconic locomotives in the history of North American railroading. Continue Reading »

2015 calendars are now available!

Written on July 13, 2014

The first batch of 2015 railroad calendars are now available in the Colorado Railroad Museum’s Online Depot General Store. The 2015 Colorado Railroad Museum Calendar features historic images from the Robert W. Richardson Railroad Library archives as well as new images from volunteers, staff and neighbors. The 2015 Colorado Narrow Gauge Calendar features stunning images Continue Reading »