LEARNING SHOULD BE A BLAST

The Colorado Railroad Museum is a great destination for guests of all ages to discover everything about Colorado’s rich railroad history. Learn more by browsing the opportunities below.

EDUCATION MISSION OF THE COLORADO RAILROAD MUSEUM

To foster an understanding of the role of railroads in the development of the state of Colorado and create learning opportunities for visitors of all ages that inspire appreciation and interest in Colorado’s railroad history to preserve the past for future generations.

ADULT EDUCATION

In addition to the Colorado Railroad Museum’s popular returning topical lectures series, Rails & Cocktails, the Museum also offers special, behind-the-scenes tours.
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LIBRARY & COLLECTIONS

10:00AM-11:00AM 3rd Tuesday Each Month

Young train enthusiasts meet to read stories with a decidedly railroad theme followed by a fun make and take home craft. Afterwards enjoy exploring the museum’s grounds and exhibits. The program is a collaboration between the Colorado Railroad Museum and the Golden Public Library.

SCHOOL PROGRAMMING

The Colorado Railroad Museum offers educators the resources they need to explore Colorado History at the Museum or in the classroom.
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YOUTH & FAMILIES

Storytime, crafts, and educational camp programs create fun and exciting learning opportunities at the Colorado Railroad Museum.
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EXHIBITS & GROUNDS

In addition to the regular displays, the Museum rotates exhibits in our Upper & Lower Galleries throughout the year.LEARN ABOUT UPCOMING EXHIBITS

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Come Hitch a Ride

15-acre railyard with over 100 locomotives is waiting for you to explore. 

Address

17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

Office hours

Open Daily
9:00am – 5:00pm

Call us

(800) 365-6263

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