Colorado Railroad Museum

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Events & Train ridesPlan Your Visit

Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time.

Events & Train ridesPlan Your Visit

Open Daily 9:00AM to 5:00PM

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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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Ride the Rails Thursday-Sunday

Catch a ride behind one of the Museum’s unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcars. Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 2:00PM. Admission: Museum Members and Children under 2 are free. Children (2-15) $5, Adults $10, and Seniors (60+) $8. Ride Tickets: Adults (16+) $4, Children (2-15) $2. Museum members […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Thrilling Thursdays

10:00AM-2:00PM Thursdays June 20-August 1 Spend Thursdays at the Colorado Railroad Museum this summer as we celebrate all things railroad! Each week, participants explore railroad related crafts and demonstrations. Topics explored include the nuts and bolts of how trains work to more imaginative themes like steampunk. Bring your kids, grandkids and friends to learn about […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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3rd Annual Summer Jam

The Golden Civic Foundation is proud to announce that the 3rd Annual Golden Summer Jam will be held on Thursday, June 27th at the Colorado Railroad Museum from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. and features live music, food and fun for all ages. The goal of this summertime event is to connect with Golden families and residents, promote […]

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

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 Rails & Cocktails: Happy 60th Colorado Railroad Museum

An Evening of Colorado History Relax, have a beverage, and travel back to a time when railroads shaped the American West. In honor of the Museum’s 60th year, two of the Colorado Railroad’s Museum’s own, Charles Albi and Larry Dorsey present this program on the story of the Colorado Railroad Museum. Admission: $15 for members […]

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Colorado Railroad Museum Upper Gallery, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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

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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Transcontinental Railroad Symposium

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad with a decidedly Colorado twist. Friday, Saturday & Sunday June 7-9, 2019 The top scholars in railroad history explore the struggles undertaken to build one continuous line of track from coast to...

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Day Out With Thomas Tickets On Sale May 15th!

Tickets for the popular 2019 Day Out With Thomas event at the Colorado Railroad Museum will go on-sale to Museum members starting on May 15, 2019 at 9:00AM & to the general public starting at 9:00AM on June 1, 2019. This year the Museum is returning to a flat per...

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Designing the Future: The Works & Career of Otto Kuhler

On display April 18th to June 9th, 2019 at Foothills Art Center. To commemorate our 60th anniversary, the Colorado Railroad Museum has partnered with Foothills Art Center to present an exhibition highlighting the artistry and talent of industrial designer Otto Kuhler....

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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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