News: Stall No. 2

Museum Rider Car Project

Written on June 5, 2014

Museum volunteers continue to work on the new Rider Car’s trim. One almost down, two more to go!

Museum Rider Car Project

Written on May 27, 2014

The first rider car is nearing completion and receiving some finishing touches.

Iron Horse News Video

Written on May 5, 2014

The latest episode of the Iron Horse News Video is now available online. Featuring a new format, this episode takes an in-depth look at the Denver & Rio Grande Western Steam Locomotive No. 491 restoration project. View the¬†latest video update¬†on the Colorado Railroad Museum’s YouTube channel. Don’t forget to share this video link with your Continue Reading »

New Rider Car Project

Written on May 5, 2014

Work continues to progress on the New Rider Car project in Stall No. 2. This car is being built from a flat car that once carried “ribbon rail.” This is ideal as these flat cars “sit” lower to the ground than other flat cars and line-up just right with the Museum’s current operating equipment. The Continue Reading »