March Roundhouse Update

March Roundhouse Update

Stall No. 1 – Denver & Rio Grande Steam Locomotive No. 491 (N) Museum staff and volunteers are installing new starting valves on No. 491. They are also fitting new cylinder jackets designed by Museum contractor Mark Huber. Stall No. 2 – Denver & Rio Grande Western Steam Locomotive No. 346 (N) Crews are putting […]

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New Products Now Available

New Products Now Available

After you experience the Museum be sure to take home a memory from our Depot General Store featuring thousands of train gifts for every railfan. Our celebrated store has over a thousand railroad-themed gifts, jewelry, magazines, books and videos, covering all areas of the United States as well as a small selection of international railroad […]

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New Coloring Book Now Available

New Coloring Book Now Available

Meet Fumey – a unique motorcar from Colorado. The Museum is excited to publish our first interactive story and coloring book focusing on the world famous “Galloping Geese” that operated on the Rio Grande Southern from the 1930s through most of the 1950s. About the author: Dave Ulmer, a retired science educator, is a life […]

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In-stock for the holidays

In-stock for the holidays

The holiday season is quickly approaching and we have some brand new products available online and in-store at the Colorado Railroad Museum. For the Colorado & Southern railfan and modeler we have added copies of Kenneth Martin’ new book C&S Narrow Gauge Passenger Car Drawings. Available here. For those they like playing games with visiting […]

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The Museum welcomes a new staff member

The Museum welcomes a new staff member

The Colorado Railroad Museum is excited to welcome our new Assistant Curator of Equipment & Rolling Stock, Jeff Taylor. Jeff comes to us after having worked for 7 years with Knott’s Berry Farm in Southern Calif. on 346’s only surviving sisters, RGS 41 and D&RGW 340 as well as RGS Galloping Goose No. 3. After […]

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New Winter Catalog Available

New Winter Catalog Available

As the holiday season approaches, we’d like to present some of our favorite gift ideas in our 2016 catalog.  From clothing to books and DVD’s to toys, games and puzzles, we are sure you’ll find just the right gifts for everyone on your list.  And you’ll know that the proceeds of your purchase directly support […]

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Pokemon Go in a Railroad Setting

Pokemon Go is sweeping the globe and visitors have discovered 7 PokeStops and 2 PokeGyms on the Museum grounds. To celebrate we are offering Pokemon Go Trainers a special discount. Simply show your device when checking in at the main entrance and each player with the app receives a $5 on their admission. The historic […]

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Now in stock…

Now in stock…

We have added several new items to the shop and wanted to highlight some of them here. C&S Clear Creek District Memories & Then Some, a highly anticipated book by authors Tom & Denise Klinger, is now available in shop and online. Author Thomas “Tom” A. Brunner was on-site last week and signed copies of […]

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