Catch a ride behind Denver & Rio Grande Western Steam Locomotive No. 491 or Golden City & San Juan Diesel Engine No. 4 while riding inside vintage passenger cars! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides operate 10:00AM to 4:00PM.

During Member Appreciation Days the Museum will operate a train with an exclusive piece of rail equipment with seating reserved for Museum members only!

2020 Schedule:

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

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

In addition to Member Appreciation Days Museum members receive free admission & train rides select on event dates in 2020:

Train Ride Schedule
Special Event Sundays
SCFD Free Admission Days
Boulder County Free Days
Spring Break
Rail Days


Come Hitch a Ride

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


17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

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