Pre-Order Colorado Rail Annual No. 33!

Pre-Order Colorado Rail Annual No. 33!

Rio Grande Standard Gauge Passenger Trains & Cars Historian Charles Albi: “For the first time, here is the complete story of Rio Grande’s standard gauge passenger car fleet from the wooden cars of the 1880s through to the ski train of the 1980s. Included is a year-by-year history of passenger service, detailed rosters of different […]

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Author Signing: Janet Dawson

Author Signing: Janet Dawson

Author Janet Dawson will visit the Colorado Railroad Museum this Saturday, October 6, 2018 for a book signing! Enjoy all three volumes of Janet’s popular Zephyr series of novels at once and receive a 15% discount* when you order all three title together. Mystery awaits you at every turn! Visitors unable to attend can still […]

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Code 3 Paranormal Investigates the Colorado Railroad Museum

Code 3 Paranormal Investigates the Colorado Railroad Museum

Code 3 Paranormal Is dedicated to investigating paranormal activity in businesses and residential venues. This October they will lead a paranormal tour at the Colorado Railroad Museum on Friday the 26th starting at 7:30PM. Take a peek at what Code 3 Paranormal found on a previous investigation! Order tickets online by clicking here.

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Request for Proposal: Interpretive Master Plan – Colorado Railroad Museum

Request for Proposal: Interpretive Master Plan – Colorado Railroad Museum

Purpose: The Colorado Railroad Museum, a 501(c)3 nonprofit seeks proposals for a Master Interpretation Plan. Consultant will work with museum to develop an Interpretive Master Plan that will define the Museum’s main themes and stories and articulate a comprehensive strategy for visitor experiences at the Colorado Railroad Museum. Mission Statement: The mission of the Colorado […]

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Rio Grande Southern Steam Locomotive No. 20 Restoration Update – June 2018

Rio Grande Southern Steam Locomotive No. 20 Restoration Update – June 2018

Colorado Railroad Museum Executive Director Donald Tallman joins Linn Moedinger, President of the Strasburg Railroad for a video update on the status of the RGS 20 restoration project! Throughout the history of our great state, we’ve always been able to accomplish great things together. And today, we ask you to come alongside and help us […]

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Author Signing: John Gruber & John Ryan

Author Signing: John Gruber & John Ryan

Authors John Gruber & John Ryan will be visiting the Museum this Tuesday, May 15 from 1:00PM until 2:00PM. To celebrate the release of their latest titles they will be meeting & speaking with visitors and signing copies of their books. If you are unable to visit the Museum in person you can still get […]

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April 2018 Roundhouse Update

Join the Colorado Railroad Museum’s Curator of Equipment & Rolling Stock Jeff Taylor as he guides viewers through the active restoration projects taking place at the Cornelius W. Hauck Restoration Facility on the Museum grounds. Updates covered include: D&RGW Caboose No. 0578, Uintah Combine Car No. 50, Union Pacific Coach No. 5442 & Union Pacific […]

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March 2018 Roundhouse Update

March 2018 Roundhouse Update

Join the Colorado Railroad Museum’s Curator of Equipment & Rolling Stock Jeff Taylor as he guides viewers through the active restoration projects taking place at the Cornelius W. Hauck Restoration Facility on the Museum grounds. Projects covered include a new hood and flanges for RGS “Gallopin’ Goose” Motorcar No. 7, a new roof for D&RGW […]

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Colorado Experience: Galloping Goose

Colorado Experience: Galloping Goose

Take a ride on the Galloping Goose, seven operational railcars that ran through the rugged San Juan mountains from 1931 to 1952. Carrying cargo, mail, and passengers, these “Motors” connected Dolores, Telluride, and Ridgeway with many locations along the Rio Grande Southern Railroad. Discover their mechanical and weather-related adventures, learn how they have been preserved, […]

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