Colorado Railroad Museum

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Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train RideTHE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride FAQ

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Here Are the Latest Updates!

It’s #TriviaTuesday

It’s #TriviaTuesday

It's #TriviaTuesday with the Colorado Railroad Museum! Each week, as part of our "Still Working on the Railroad" initiative we ask a railroad themed trivia question each week. Participants are invited to submit their answer as a comment on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram...

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Upcoming Volunteer Needs

Upcoming Volunteer Needs

Upcoming Volunteer Needs Over the next week, starting Tuesday Oct 27th and ending Wednesday Nov 4th I will be looking for help each day to hang decorations, string lights, and get ready for The Polar Express. This is our largest event of the year and with such a quick...

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Dining on the Rails: Union Pacific Apple Pie

Dining on the Rails: Union Pacific Apple Pie

The apple doesn’t fall far… from the train car Happy Fall, Y’all! When it comes to fall fruit, the apple is king. One only has to think of quotes or sayings about apples to recognize their popularity in American cuisine: “It’s as American as apple pie.” “One bad apple...

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#TBT – Halloween at the Museum!

#TBT – Halloween at the Museum!

It's #TBT (ThrowbackThursday)! Halloween is quickly approaching and we thought we’d share some images of past Trick or Treat Train visitor costumes - which we love seeing each year!

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Looking for One-Time/Full-Time Event Volunteers

Looking for One-Time/Full-Time Event Volunteers

The Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden, CO is looking for a couple of volunteers: Trick or Treat Train With the event just 2 weeks away, we are looking for your help. Volunteer positions are available on Volgistics helping with:      -Set-up and Tear Down - Help us...

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Story Time & Craft: All Aboard the Spooky Express

Story Time & Craft: All Aboard the Spooky Express

Join Colorado Railroad Museum Education & Community Outreach Coordinator Evan Weber for Story Time as he reads some of his favorite, train-themed children's stories weekly online! This week we read "All Aboard the Spooky Express - A Halloween Thrill Ride" by Eric...

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The Friday Tour

Join us for The Friday Tour 1 p.m. - 2 p.m! Every Friday, join us for an hour of exploring a different aspect of Colorado’s railroad history with a themed, guided tour! Each week’s theme is explored using a variety of museum resources to help bring the subject to life, and guests are welcome to […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Closed Mondays

To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Friday Tour

Join us for The Friday Tour 1 p.m. - 2 p.m! Every Friday, join us for an hour of exploring a different aspect of Colorado’s railroad history with a themed, guided tour! Each week’s theme is explored using a variety of museum resources to help bring the subject to life, and guests are welcome to […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

Experience The Polar Express™ Train Ride Select Dates November – December The wonder never fades for those who believe. The story of The Polar Express is being theatrically re-created so you and your family can be immersed in the sights, sounds and intrigue of this classic children’s tale. Prepare to be surrounded by the magic […]

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$60 – $120
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Closed Mondays

To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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15-acre railyard with over 100 locomotives is waiting for you to explore. 

Address

17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

Office hours

Open Daily
9:00am – 5:00pm

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(800) 365-6263

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