Colorado Railroad Museum

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Colorado Railroad Museum

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of time

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CLOSED THRU MARCH 31, 2020

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Friday Tour: Test Weight Car

Friday Tour: Test Weight Car

Join Colorado Railroad Museum Executive Director Paul Hammond for a Virtual Tour! Part of the Museum's new "Still Working On The Railroad" initiative. Each tour will focus on a different piece of historic equipment in the Colorado Railroad Museum's collection: this...

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#TBT March 26 2020

#TBT March 26 2020

As part of our "Still Working On The Railroad" initiative we've expanded our regular "#TBT Throwback Thursday" with a new approach! If you like the volunteer photos of steam locomotives highlighted in this slideshow then visit the Colorado Railroad Museum's official...

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Director’s Story Time & Craft: Episode 01

Director’s Story Time & Craft: Episode 01

Join Colorado Railroad Museum Executive Director Paul Hammond for Story Time as he reads some of his favorite, train-themed children's stories weekly online! After Story Time, join Colorado Railraod Museum staff member Roni Krammer for a step-by-step craft activity...

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Roundhouse Update!

Roundhouse Update!

Today Colorado Railroad Museum Roundhouse Foreman Dusty Thomson provides an update highlighting the on-going restoration work taking place in the Cornelius W. Hauck Restoration Facility. Projects covered include: The restoration of Rio Grande Southern Steam Locomotive...

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Still Working On The Railroad!

Still Working On The Railroad!

All Aboard—online! The Colorado Railroad Museum is launching a new series of online content and project updates while the Museum itself is closed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Planned regular features will include content suitable for Museum members, younger...

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COLORADO RAILROAD MUSEUM CLOSED

COLORADO RAILROAD MUSEUM CLOSED

The Colorado Railroad Museum is closed to the General Public through at least the end of March. Depending on circumstances, this closure may be extended. It is no longer prudent to continue to offer an outdoor gathering place for the community, given the rapid spread...

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Closed to the Public

The Colorado Railroad Museum is closed to the General Public through at least the end of March. Depending on circumstances, this closure may be extended. It is no longer prudent to continue to offer an outdoor gathering place for the community, given the rapid spread of the coronavirus. We’re truly saddened to have to make such […]

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

Catch a ride inside the unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcar No. 7! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM. Admission: $10 adults, $5 children (ages 2-17), $8 seniors (ages 60+). Museum members, children under 2 and active military personnel are free. Ride Tickets: $4 adults (18+), $2, Children […]

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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 – Canceled

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 – Internal Evolution: America’s Railroads Dieselize – Canceled

An Evening of Colorado History. Relax, have a beverage, and travel back to a time when railroads shaped the American West. Internal Evolution: America’s Railroads Dieselize Join us as Executive Director Paul Hammond takes us on an illustrated journey through early development, practical advantages and benefits, transition from steam, and the continuing evolution of diesel […]

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

Catch a ride inside the unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcar No. 7! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM. Admission: $10 adults, $5 children (ages 2-17), $8 seniors (ages 60+). Museum members, children under 2 and active military personnel are free. Ride Tickets: $4 adults (18+), $2, Children […]

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

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