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New “Polar Express Pack” now available

Written on November 30, 2013

Save 10% of the regular cover price when purchasing the Polar Express DVD & The Polar Express Book gift set together. This “Polar Express Pack” includes two great titles for one low price: The Polar Express (Book, Audio CD & Ornament Gift Set) For twenty-five years, The Polar Express has been a treasured holiday classic. Continue Reading »

New Special Offers

Written on November 28, 2013

We have updated our special offers for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday! Select items have been discounted from 10-50% the regular price. Enter the BFRI2013 promo code to receive an additional 20% discount on Friday & Saturday November 29 & 30, 2013. Enter the promo code CYBER2013 on Monday December 2, 2013 Continue Reading »

Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Locomotive No. 5629 Donation available online

Written on November 21, 2013

In early 1963, the Intermountain Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society began negotiations with Chicago Burlington & Quincy (CB&Q), and on August 30, 1963, CB&Q Vice President J.J. Alms presented No. 5629 to the Colorado Railroad Museum. Today, No. 5629 is one of only four Burlington locomotives of the O-5 class still in existence. Continue Reading »

Support the Colorado Railroad Museum’s Robert W. Richardson Railroad Library Today!

Written on November 18, 2013

The Robert W. Richardson Library at the Colorado Railroad Museum is one of the preeminent railroading libraries and archives in the United States. Libraries and archives have high overhead costs, however, due to the specialized storage conditions necessary for the preservation of paper documents, maps, photographs, A/V materials, and artwork. The Library has an ongoing Continue Reading »