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The Friday Tour & Train RIdes

July 3

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until August 16, 2020

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 continue their visit on their own after the tour ($3 per person, in addition to regular Museum Admission).

Admission: $10 adults, $5 ages 2-17, $8 seniors ages 60+. Free for members, children under age 2 and active-duty military*.
Guided Theme Tour: $3 per guest.
Train Rides: $4 adults, $2 ages 2-17. Free for members & children under age 2.
Grounds open 9 a.m. – 5 p. m., rides operate every 30 minutes 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (crews take a lunch break at 12:30 p.m.).

Know Before You Go: Masks are currently required to gain entry to the Museum. We recommend purchase of admission and train ride tickets in advance, as our overall Museum and Train Ride capacities have been reduced for the time being. Although regular Museum Admission and Train Rides are free for Museum Members, we suggest advance reservations regardless. Click Here for Advance Admission and Train Ride Ticketing.

Schedule of the Friday Tour themes:
Highlights: July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2, November 6, December 4, December 18.
The Caboose: July 31, September 25, October 23.
Locomotives: July 24, August 28, October 9, November 27, December 11.
The Railroad Kitchen: September 11, October 30, November 20.
Railroad Post Office Cars: August 14, October 16.
The Galloping Goose: July 10, August 21.
The Storybook Tour: July 17, September 18, November 13.

Click here for information on our available gallery exhibits.


July 3
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Colorado Railroad Museum
17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

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