Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time.

Colorado Gives DaySanta at the Station

Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time.

Colorado Gives DaySanta at the Station

Open Daily 9:00AM to 5:00PM

View All of Our Upcoming Events

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 […]

Find out more »
$60 – $120
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
+ Google Map

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 Fund made possible by Community First Foundation, FirstBank and other community members boosts the value of every […]

Find out more »
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
+ Google Map

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 […]

Find out more »
$60 – $120

The Friday Tour – Railroad Post Office Cars

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 […]

Find out more »
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
+ Google Map

Santa at the Station

This December Santa is making a special stop at the Colorado Railroad Museum to pose for photos with visitors during the day from 9:00AM-1:00PM!* Take a fun & unique family holiday photo this special season! Admission: $10 adults, $5 kids (2-17), $8 seniors. Museum Members, active military personnel and Children under 2 are free. Tickets […]

Find out more »
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
+ Google Map

News

Read The Latest News

Donor Update & Annual Donation Appeal

Donor Update & Annual Donation Appeal

Celebrating our 60th anniversary this summer has not only prompted us to look back at the wonderful achievements of our past, but to look to the future. The Colorado Railroad Museum has an exciting future ahead, and I hope you’ll join me and the Museum’s entire...

read more
Colorado Railroad Museum closed

Colorado Railroad Museum closed

Due to the local winter weather warning in effect for Golden, CO and the surrounding area, the Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed today, Tuesday November 26, 2019. We are digging out from a large snowfall and will re-open from 9:00AM-2:00PM Wednesday, November...

read more
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...

read more
Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday

December 2, 2019For Cyber Monday the Museum is offering a store-wide 15% discount (excluding magazines, snacks and used books)! Museum members save 30% off (life members get 35% off)! No need to enter a special discount code, the sale is live in our online store, just...

read more
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...

read more
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...

read more

Plan Your Visit

Explore the Museum 

Events & Train Rides

Read more

Polar Express™

Read more

Exhibits & Grounds

Read more

Education

Read more

Depot Online Store

Read more

Membership

Read more

spend the day

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.

1

Come Hitch a Ride

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

Call us

(800) 365-6263

Let's get connected

Come Visit Us