Colorado Railroad Museum

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Colorado Railroad Museum

lose track
of time.

Polar Express InformationTrick or Treat Train

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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Boulder County Free Days

BOULDER COUNTY FREE DAYS To celebrate our partnership with the City of Boulder the Museum is proud to offer free general admission to all Boulder County residents select Fridays throughout the year: 2019 Schedule April 19, August 16 & October 25 Catch a ride behind one of the Museum’s historic steam locomotives in vintage passenger […]

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Train Rides Available Today

BOULDER COUNTY FREE DAYS To celebrate our partnership with the City of Boulder the Museum is proud to offer free general admission to all Boulder County residents select Fridays throughout the year: 2019 Schedule April 19, August 16 & October 25 Catch a ride behind one of the Museum’s historic steam locomotives in vintage passenger […]

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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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Trick or Treat Train

It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains! The Railroad Halloween Town is a safe place to enjoy Trick or Treating. Catch a ride behind a historic Denver & Rio Grande Steam Locomotive in vintage passenger cars hosted by conductors and engineers in full costume. Visit all of the special stops with your treat […]

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

Saturday October 26, 2019 7:30PM-11:00PM Are you afraid of ghosts? Do you have an interest in the paranormal? Join the American Association of Paranormal Investigators for an evening filled with fun, excitement and informative investigation! Admission: $25 ($20 for Museum Members) Doors open at 7:00PM. Attendees will meet our team of Paranormal Investigators at 7:30PM in […]

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

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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...

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60th Anniversary Celebration

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

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

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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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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9:00am – 5:00pm

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(800) 365-6263

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