It’s #TriviaTuesday at the Colorado Railroad Museum! This video, our question is: which real-life steam locomotive did author Chris Van Allsburg base the engine on in his classic holiday tale, “The Polar Express?”

Don’t miss your opportunity to ride THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride in Golden, Colorado this holiday season.

Tickets are on-sale to Museum members now! Public sales open at 9am October 3, 2023!

Participants are invited to submit their responses as a comment or message!

Last Question: Including the event later this week, how many National Narrow Gauge Conventions have been held in Colorado? Answer: 13 total!

Last video we received 1 correct responses! Our winner is YupItsAidan who responded on YouTube!

Have a GREAT Trivia Question you’d like us to feature? Send it in to the Museum at for consideration! Music by @Hyce777, editing by @akaBoG, filming by @lifesatripp1921.

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