Free Admission Days

SCFD FREE ADMISSION DAY

To celebrate our partnership with the SCFD (Scientific and Cultural Facilities District) the Museum is proud to offer free general admission to all visitors select Thursdays throughout the year.

2020 Schedule
Thursday October 8

Catch an optional train ride behind Golden City & San Juan Diesel Engine No. 4, inside vintage passenger cars! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM.

Admission: Free
Ride Tickets: $4 Adults (18+), $2 Children (2-17). Museum members and children under the age of 2 are free. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, no reservations required.

The Colorado Railroad Museum may change scheduled operating equipment as needed without providing any notification.

Reserve Ride Tickets In Advance Here.
Reserve General Admission (without a Ride) Here.

BOULDER COUNTY FREE DAY

To celebrate our partnership with the city of Boulder, Colorado, the Museum is excited to offer free general admission and train rides select dates to all residents of Boulder County. If you count yourself as a Boulder County resident, we invite you to join us Friday, October 23, for this fall’s free offering! Proof of residency is required.

2020 Schedule
Friday October 23 
– Steam Locomotive rides 10AM-4PM

Catch an optional ride in vintage passenger cars behind one of the Museum’s steam locomotives or diesel engines! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM.

Admission: $10 adults, $5 children (ages 2-17), $8 seniors (ages 60+). Museum members, residents of Boulder County, children under 2 and active military personnel are free. Ride Tickets: $4 adults (18+), $2, Children (ages 2-17). Museum members, children under 2 and residents of Boulder County are free.
Tickets are available for purchase at the door, no reservations required.

*Residents must present their ID with a valid Boulder area zip code when checking in to receive free admission and rides.

The Colorado Railroad Museum may change scheduled operating equipment as needed without providing any notification.

Reserve Ride Tickets In Advance Here.
Reserve General Admission (without a Ride) Here.

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

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