Colorado Railroad Museum

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Polar Express InformationSanta at the Station

Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time.

Polar Express InformationSanta at the Station

Open Daily 9:00AM to 5:00PM

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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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The Friday Tour – Locomotives

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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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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Black Friday

For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple railroad authors including Tom Brunner, Lauren Giebler and Denise & Tom Klinger to name a few! Authors will be available […]

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

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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Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day

It's the 10th anniversary of Colorado Gives Day. Join thousands of Coloradans to support local nonprofits on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. This annual statewide movement celebrates and increases philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. The $1.5 Million Incentive...

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Black Friday Weekend Sale & Book Signing

Black Friday Weekend Sale & Book Signing

November 29-December 2, 2019For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday November 30, 2019? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple...

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VOLUNTEER OPEN HOUSE

VOLUNTEER OPEN HOUSE

Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00AM-3:00PM Have you ever wanted to help in your community, and enjoy working with a diverse and interesting group of people? Do you like sharing Colorado’s rich history with visitors from all over the globe? The Colorado Railroad Museum is...

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MUSEUM CLOSED Aug. 24

MUSEUM CLOSED Aug. 24

Due to the road closures in the Golden, CO area for the Colorado Classic Bicycle Race on Saturday August 24, 2019 the Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed. We will re-open on Sunday August 25, 2019 at 9:00AM. The Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation (Aug...

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60th Anniversary Celebration

60th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate the Colorado Railroad Museum’s 60th Anniversary this summer! Thursday-Sunday July 11-14, 2019 <strong>July 13 &amp; 14 Special Event Admission: </strong>Adults $20, kids (2-15) $10, seniors (60+) $15. <em>Museum members, children under...

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Ghosts of the Colorado Railroad Museum

Ghosts of the Colorado Railroad Museum

Saturday July 27, 20197:30PM-11:00PMAre you afraid of ghosts? Do you have an interest in the paranormal?Join XX Paranormal Communications for an evening filled with fun, excitement and informative investigation!Admission: $25 ($20 for Museum Members)Doors open at...

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Popular Attractions

There’s no shortage of things to see and experience for railfans at The Colorado Railroad Museum. From featured exhibits, to our large collection of rolling stock and Roundhouse restoration facility — you are sure to learn and be inspired by Colorado’s railroad history.

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Come Hitch a Ride

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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