It’s #TBT and for this #ThrowbackThursday we’re taking a dive back through memory lane as we prepare celebrate Rio Grande Southern Steam locomotive No. 20’s 125th “birthday” courtesy of volunteer George Lawrence’s photos of the storied locomotive at the Colorado Railroad Museum.

Curious to know more? Join us on an exciting journey through time with our Big Train Tour of RGS No. 20 (available online here)! Discover the fascinating history of this iconic locomotive as we explore every nook and cranny!

In celebration of Rio Grande Southern Steam Locomotive No. 20’s 125 years of operation the Colorado Railroad Museum will be offering rides in a train pulled by Number 20 on Saturday April 13, 2024 from 10am until 3pm. Order tickets online in advance here!

Come be a part of preserving history and creating new memories with us. Together, let’s keep the spirit of railroading alive – See you there!

Do you have cherished memories of the Colorado Railroad Museum or captivating snapshots of Colorado’s railroads? Share your memories and snapshots with us to become a cherished part of our future videos! Reach out to us at and become a part of our railroad family! Music by @hyce, editing by  @akaBoG. Follow us on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter. #crrm #coloradohistory #goldencolorado #trains #newbook #musicbyHyce


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