Big Train Tours: 491

Big Train Tours: 491

Welcome to another Big Train Tour at the Colorado Railroad Museum! This month, we’ll be taking a look at Denver & Rio Grande Western steam locomotive No. 491. This massive, 1928 vintage coal burner is today the largest coal-burning steam locomotive operating in...
#TriviaTuesday

#TriviaTuesday

It’s #TriviaTuesday at the Colorado Railroad Museum. This week our question is – Which son of a United States President served the Pullman Company in a variety of roles? Don’t know the answer? Watch our latest episode of Small Wonders to find out!...
#TriviaTuesday

#TriviaTuesday

It’s #TriviaTuesday at the Colorado Railroad Museum. This week our question is – What former Southern Pacific locomotive was restored specifically to pull the American Freedom Train (1975-76)? Participants are invited to submit their Trivia responses as a...
#TriviaTuesday

#TriviaTuesday

It’s #TriviaTuesday at the Colorado Railroad Museum. This week our question is – What piece of Denver & Rio Grande Western Maintenance-of-Way equipment was operated on the last day of the 2016 “Narrow Gauge Rendezvous” event? Don’t...
Metro Denver’s Largest Rail Event Set for May 14 & 15

Metro Denver’s Largest Rail Event Set for May 14 & 15

Colorado Railroad Museum’s “Colorado Crossings” Event Features Two Steam Locomotives, Three “Galloping Geese” and Railroad Fun GOLDEN, Colo. – The Colorado Railroad Museum is bringing back Denver Metro’s largest and most colorful festival of operating trains over the...

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