Colorado Railroad Museum

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Museum Re-opening on June 2Volunteer Open House

Colorado Railroad Museum

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Museum Re-opening on June 2Volunteer Open House

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Roundhouse Update – Rio Grande Southern No. 20!

Roundhouse Update – Rio Grande Southern No. 20!

The staff of the Colorado Railroad Museum provide an update on Rio Grande Southern Steam Locomotive No. 20's Smokestack Saddle & Air Reservoir! Like, share, comment and subscribe! Follow us on Pinterest, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter. On Screen: Dusty...

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#TBT – ThrowbackThursday

#TBT – ThrowbackThursday

It's #TBT - Throwback Thursday Today we wanted to share two pictures of Rio grande Southern Steam Locomotive No. 20 taken one year apart by the Museum's Curator of Equipment & Rolling Stock Jeff Taylor.   What a difference a year makes! Click the images for a...

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#TriviaTuesday – June 2, 2020

#TriviaTuesday – June 2, 2020

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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Dining on the Rails

Dining on the Rails

Who likes Corned Beef Hash?! Take a bite of this delicious meal from the Union Pacific Domeliner Menu from 1970 (click the images for a larger view). Let us know how it tastes! #CRRM #trains #recipes #food #cooking

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Around the Rail Yard

Around the Rail Yard

A more recently acquired piece the Manitou & Pikes Peak No. 7 is such a unique railcar and a true one of a kind! Have any of you taken the Manitou & Pikes Peak Railway up to the summit? Click the image for a larger view. #train #trains #steamengines #CRRM...

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Train Rides

The Colorado Railroad Museum's mission is to preserve, interpret and display Colorado Railroad heritage! Due to the current on-going health situation the Museum is operating at 50% capacity. A Mask is required for entry to the Museum. During your visit we ask that you wear a mask, and follow appropriate Social Distancing practices on-site. Our […]

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

Each Friday, join us for an hour of exploring a different aspect of Colorado’s railroad history. Each tour covers a specific theme (Locomotives, Cabooses, Railroad Kitchens, Highlight Tours , Settling Colorado or Railroad Post Office Cars)! Tours are subject to change and are based on guide availability. Each week’s theme is explored using a variety […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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War of the Gauges – New Exhibit Opening!

Just what is rail gauge and why is it important are two questions addressed by this small exhibit that explores how Narrow Gauge became such a part of the Colorado railroad story and Standard Gauge came into its own.

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Train Rides

The Colorado Railroad Museum's mission is to preserve, interpret and display Colorado Railroad heritage! Due to the current on-going health situation the Museum is operating at 50% capacity. A Mask is required for entry to the Museum. During your visit we ask that you wear a mask, and follow appropriate Social Distancing practices on-site. Our […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Friday Tour: Ted Rose and the Legacy of Railroad Photography

Each Friday, join us for an hour of exploring a different aspect of Colorado’s railroad history. Each tour covers a specific theme (Locomotives, Cabooses, Railroad Kitchens, Highlight Tours , Settling Colorado or Railroad Post Office Cars)! Tours are subject to change and are based on guide availability. Each week’s theme is explored using a variety […]

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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. 

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17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

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Open Daily
9:00am – 5:00pm

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(800) 365-6263

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