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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride2020 Holiday Hours

Colorado Railroad Museum

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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride2020 Holiday Hours

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Story Time & Craft: The Turkey Train

Story Time & Craft: The Turkey Train

Join Colorado Railroad Museum Education & Community Outreach Coordinator Evan Weber for Story Time as he reads some of his favorite, train-themed children's stories weekly online! This week we read "The Turkey Train" by Steve Metzger (author) and James Paillot...

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Small Wonders: Otto Mears’ Remarkable Railroad Passes

Small Wonders: Otto Mears’ Remarkable Railroad Passes

Join Colorado Railroad Museum Curator of Collections, Stephanie Gilmore, to explore "Small Wonders" from the Museum's collection as part of the new “Still Working On The Railroad” initiative. Each segment will focus on different items from the Colorado Railroad...

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#TriviaTuesday

#TriviaTuesday

It's #TriviaTuesday with the Colorado Railroad Museum! Each week, as part of our "Still Working on the Railroad" initiative we ask a railroad themed trivia question each week. Participants are invited to submit their answer as a comment on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram...

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Big Train Tours: Denver, Leadville & Gunnison No. 191

Big Train Tours: Denver, Leadville & Gunnison No. 191

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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#TriviaTuesday

#TriviaTuesday

It's #TriviaTuesday with the Colorado Railroad Museum! Each week, as part of our "Still Working on the Railroad" initiative we ask a railroad themed trivia question each week. Participants are invited to submit their answer as a comment on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram...

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Conversations About Ted Rose

Conversations About Ted Rose

Join the Center for Railroad Photography & Art and the Colorado Railroad Museum as we immerse ourselves in a discussion focusing on the photography and art of Ted Rose. This virtual program is presented in conjunction with the Colorado Railroad Museum’s traveling...

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Closing Early at 2:00PM

The Colorado Railroad Museum will close early, at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2020 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 26, 2020. The last admission will be sold at 1:00 p.m. The Museum will open normally at 9:00AM on Friday, November 27, 2020!

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

The Colorado Railroad Museum is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday! We will return Friday morning at 9:00AM November 27, 2020.

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

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$60 – $120
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Black Friday

For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple railroad authors including Tom Brunner, Lauren Giebler and Denise & Tom Klinger to name a few! Authors will be available […]

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

Join us for The Friday Tour 1 p.m. - 2 p.m! Every Friday, join us for an hour of exploring a different aspect of Colorado’s railroad history with a themed, guided tour! Each week’s theme is explored using a variety of museum resources to help bring the subject to life, and guests are welcome to […]

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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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