News

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 […]

Read More

Eating on the Rails Review

Eating on the Rails Review

The Railroadiana Express recently published a review of the Museum’s new Eating on the Rails exhibit written by Producer and Museum Advisory Board member Richard Luckin. Click here to read the PDF article.

Read More

Colorado Trains in Building Blocks

Colorado Trains in Building Blocks

The Colorado Railroad Museum is excited to share these images of our new Colorado Trains in Building Blocks exhibit. The models on display were created by modeling members of DENLUG (Denver Lego User Group) and COLA (Colorado Lego Association). We hope railfans will be inspired by the creations and build their own piece in the […]

Read More

Now In Stock…

Now In Stock…

The staff at the Colorado Railroad Museum is excited to present a wide selection of Colorado Railroad Museum themed merchandise now available online in the Depot General Store! New products include SKi Train T-Shirts new mugs, glasses and a flask with a removable shot glass. Additional items include a collectable spoon, Museum pocket watch, nail […]

Read More

Amtrak Residency

Amtrak Residency

What is Amtrak Residency? Amtrak Residency was designed to allow creative professionals who are passionate about train travel and writing to work on their craft in an inspiring environment. Round-trip train travel is provided on an Amtrak long-distance route. Each resident has use of a private sleeping roomette, equipped with a desk, a bed and […]

Read More

New Book Club Selection

New Book Club Selection

The Colorado Railroad Museum Book Club selected The Signal Man as their next title at their monthly meeting April 12. The Signal-Man (1866) is a short story by the English writer Charles Dickens (1812-1870). In this story, one of the author’s lesser known works first published in 1866, a practical-minded narrator meets a railway worker […]

Read More

Iron Horse News April 2016

Iron Horse News April 2016

Join the staff and volunteers of the Colorado Railroad Museum for a behind-the-scenes look at all of the work that went into the new Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads exhibit. Read more about the new exhibit.

Read More

2016 Track Project

2016 Track Project

The Colorado Railroad Museum is reconditioning the entire loop of operating track this spring with help from Martin Marietta and the Antonito Track Crew from the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railway. The Museum track project will be complete before the end of March 2016.

Read More

Turntable Challenge Complete

Today Colorado Railroad Museum staff enjoyed a meal consisting of Carolina Style Pulled-Pork BBQ, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Cheerwine Soda and Red Oak Amber Lager while watching our NC Transportation Museum colleague’s spoken rendition of the Denver Broncos Fight Song. The meal was fantastic, almost as enjoyable as seeing our hometown team’s flags flying on historic […]

Read More