Special Events

Holiday and seasonal trains along with special rail-related events, highlight the Museum’s annual Timetable and include a ride behind one of the Museum’s steam or diesel locomotives in passenger cars from different eras in Colorado railroad history.
Admission is valid all day and includes unlimited rides. Rides and activities operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM.

Admission rates: Museum Members and Children under 2 are free, Children $5, Adults $15, and Seniors $10.

Order tickets online in the Depot General Store here.

Click here to view the Museum’s event calendar.

Bnny Express Train

March 26

All aboard the Bunny Express Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum.

Let the rock of the rails transport you into spring with an annual tradition at the Museum. Your whole family can hop on the Bunny Express Train, featuring the 1880s vintage passenger coach, and experience what it was like to travel 100 years ago.

The Easter Bunny and Spike the Railyard Hound will be handing out candy, and the Depot General Store will have the perfect gift ideas for this year’s Easter baskets.

Thanks to our sponsors: OUTFRONT Media and SCFD

Click here for online ticket ordering.

Magnificent Moms and Model Trains

May 21

Steampunk at the Station

June 18

Dinosaur Express Train

July 23

Make fresh tracks through prehistory with a day of exciting activities and surprises for the whole family.

Ride behind a historic steam locomotive and follow the dinosaur tracks around the Museum’s 15-acre railyard. And don’t miss the adventurous stories of these prehistoric reptiles during our Dinosaur Storytime.

Click here for online ticket ordering.

The Whistlestop

August 20

Trick or Treat Train

October 29

It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains at the Colorado Railroad Museum!

The Railroad Halloween Town is a safe place to enjoy Halloween. Catch a ride behind the historic locomotive in vintage passenger cars hosted by conductors and engineers in full costume.

Visit all of the Town’s special stops to fill your treat bags and tickle your funny bones including the “not so spooky” haunted railcar and the Olde Railroaders silly graveyard. And, get a great picture of your costume as you pause in front of our Pumpkin Patch cart.

Click here for online ticket ordering.