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Colorado Railroad Museum

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17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
303-279-4591 http://coloradorailroadmuseum.org/plan-your-visit/#hours

November 2020

Closing Early at 2:00PM

November 25
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum will close early, at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2020 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 26, 2020. The last admission will be sold at 1:00 p.m. The Museum will open normally at 9:00AM on Friday, November 27, 2020!

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Closed Thanksgiving

November 26
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday! We will return Friday morning at 9:00AM November 27, 2020.

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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

November 27 - November 29
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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$60 – $120

Experience The Polar Express™ Train Ride Select Dates November – December The wonder never fades for those who believe. The story of The Polar Express is being theatrically re-created so you and your family can be immersed in the sights, sounds and intrigue of this classic children’s tale. Prepare to be surrounded by the magic and wonder of the holiday season! Show Times: 5:00PM, 6:30PM & 8:00PM Each performance will last approximately 75 minutes. PLEASE ARRIVE 30 MINUTES EARLY FOR…

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Black Friday

November 27
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple railroad authors including Tom Brunner, Lauren Giebler and Denise & Tom Klinger to name a few! Authors will be available to sign their titles from 11:30AM until 1:30PM. Bring your titles from home or pick up the newest offering in store! Can't attend in person?…

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The Friday Tour

November 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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). CLICK HERE ORDER TICKETS ONLINE Admission: $10…

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Small Business Saturday

November 28
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple railroad authors including Tom Brunner, Lauren Giebler and Denise & Tom Klinger to name a few! Authors will be available to sign their titles from 11:30AM until 1:30PM. Bring your titles from home or pick up the newest offering in store! Can't attend in person?…

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Cyber Monday

November 30
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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For Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday we are offering a store-wide 10% discount! Museum members save 25%-30% all weekend long! In town on Saturday? Join us for a book signing featuring multiple railroad authors including Tom Brunner, Lauren Giebler and Denise & Tom Klinger to name a few! Authors will be available to sign their titles from 11:30AM until 1:30PM. Bring your titles from home or pick up the newest offering in store! Can't attend in person?…

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Closed Mondays

November 30
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click here! For a calendar of events, click here! For questions email Info@crrm.org, click here!

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December 2020

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

December 2 - December 6
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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$60 – $120

Experience The Polar Express™ Train Ride Select Dates November – December The wonder never fades for those who believe. The story of The Polar Express is being theatrically re-created so you and your family can be immersed in the sights, sounds and intrigue of this classic children’s tale. Prepare to be surrounded by the magic and wonder of the holiday season! Show Times: 5:00PM, 6:30PM & 8:00PM Each performance will last approximately 75 minutes. PLEASE ARRIVE 30 MINUTES EARLY FOR…

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The Friday Tour

December 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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). CLICK HERE ORDER TICKETS ONLINE Admission: $10…

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Closed Mondays

December 7
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click here! For a calendar of events, click here! For questions email Info@crrm.org, click here!

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Colorado Gives Day

December 8
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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It's the 10th anniversary of Colorado Gives Day. Join thousands of Coloradans to support local nonprofits on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. This annual statewide movement celebrates and increases philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. The $1.5 Million Incentive Fund made possible by Community First Foundation, FirstBank and other community members boosts the value of every donation. Make your donations right here on ColoradoGives.org on Dec. 10 or schedule in advance. When: 24 hours starting 12:01 am MST on Tuesday, December…

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The Friday Tour

December 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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). CLICK HERE ORDER TICKETS ONLINE Admission: $10…

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Closed Mondays

December 14
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click here! For a calendar of events, click here! For questions email Info@crrm.org, click here!

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Story & Craft Time

December 15
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 15, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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10:00AM-11:00AM The Third Tuesday Each Month Join the staff and volunteers of the Colorado Railroad Museum as they share some of their favorite children’s stories (with a decidedly railroad theme) followed by a fun "make-and-take" craft! Recommended ages 4-6 years old. Included with general admission. July 21 – The Little Red Caboose August 18 – Thomas the Tank Engine September 15 – Iron Horses by Verla Kay October 20 – The Spooky Express November 17 – The Turkey Train December 15 –…

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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

December 16 - December 23
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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$60 – $120

Experience The Polar Express™ Train Ride Select Dates November – December The wonder never fades for those who believe. The story of The Polar Express is being theatrically re-created so you and your family can be immersed in the sights, sounds and intrigue of this classic children’s tale. Prepare to be surrounded by the magic and wonder of the holiday season! Show Times: 5:00PM, 6:30PM & 8:00PM Each performance will last approximately 75 minutes. PLEASE ARRIVE 30 MINUTES EARLY FOR…

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The Friday Tour

December 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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). CLICK HERE ORDER TICKETS ONLINE Admission: $10…

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Closed Christmas Eve

December 24
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed Thursday December 24th, 2020. The Colorado Railroad Museum will re-open on Saturday, December 26th, 2020 at 9:00AM. Happy holidays!

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Closed Christmas

December 25
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed Friday December 25th, 2020 in observance of the holiday. The Colorado Railroad Museum will open on Saturday December 26th, 2020 at 9:00AM.

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Closed Mondays

December 28
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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To allow for additional, regular cleaning plus help us to adequately staff the Museum as we reopen, we will now be CLOSED on Mondays (we previously were open daily). But don’t worry, we’ll still be open six days each week: Tuesday through Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information on hours & admission, click here! For a calendar of events, click here! For questions email Info@crrm.org, click here!

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Railroads and the American Industrial Landscape: Ted Rose Paintings and Photographs – Exhibit Closing

December 30
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Railroads and the American Industrial Landscape: Ted Rose Paintings and Photographs February 3, 2020 – August 2, 2020 The railroad is a central American icon and has inspired some of the most important artists of the 19th and 20th centuries including Ted Rose. Rose created stunning, mostly black-and-white photographs of American Industrial settings in the 20th century. The Center for Railroad Photography & Art (www.railphoto-art.org) and the Colorado Railroad Museum have collaborated to present this exhibition.

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Closed New Year’s Eve

December 31
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed Thursday December 31, 2020. The Museum will open on Saturday January 2, 2021 at 9:00AM.

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January 2021

Closed New Year’s Day

January 1, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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The Colorado Railroad Museum will be closed on Friday, January 1, 2021 to observe the New Year Holiday. The Museum will open on Saturday January 2, 2021 at 9:00AM.

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I Spy LEGO Bricks – New Exhibit Closes!

January 2, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Explore the Colorado Railroad Museum through the world of LEGO bricks. The exhibit highlights specific locomotives and rail cars from the Museum’s collection in LEGO bricks! This exhibit is available through January 2, 2021.

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War of the Gauges – Exhibit Closing!

January 2, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Just what is rail gauge and why is it important are two questions addressed by this small exhibit that explores how Narrow Gauge became such a part of the Colorado railroad story and Standard Gauge came into its own. The exhibit is available through January 2, 2021.

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What A Difference A Gauge Makes: Narrow Vs. Standard – New Exhibit Closing

January 2, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Just what is rail gauge and why is it important are two questions addressed by this small exhibit that explores how Narrow Gauge became such a part of the Colorado railroad story and Standard Gauge came into its own.

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February 2021

Westward In The Age Of Rail – Exhibit Closing!

February 14, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Westward expansion took on a decidedly “iron horse” look in the 1870s. While some still ventured westward on covered wagons, railroads not only made the trip faster, but would-be settlers could transport as many or as few of their belongings as they chose, plus – the railroad could even sell you the land on which to settle. This exhibit uses objects and archival materials to explore what it took to come west to Colorado in the age of rail and…

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