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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

September 2020

The Friday Tour

September 25 @ 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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Day Out With Thomas

September 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Yes, indeed—the Colorado Railroad Museum is still making plans to host Thomas the Tank Engine and some of his friends for three weekends in September! The specific dates are Saturday and Sunday, September 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27. Exact details about the event will be released shortly. The planning this year has taken us a bit longer! For now, please be assured that our focus is on changing a few things, to ensure a family-friendly event with social distancing and your…

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Day Out With Thomas

September 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Yes, indeed—the Colorado Railroad Museum is still making plans to host Thomas the Tank Engine and some of his friends for three weekends in September! The specific dates are Saturday and Sunday, September 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27. Exact details about the event will be released shortly. The planning this year has taken us a bit longer! For now, please be assured that our focus is on changing a few things, to ensure a family-friendly event with social distancing and your…

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Closed Mondays

September 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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October 2020

The Friday Tour

October 2 @ 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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Train Rides

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

Catch a ride inside the unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcar No. 7! 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, children under 2 and active military personnel are free. Ride Tickets: $4 adults (18+), $2, Children (ages 2-17). Free for Museum members. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, no reservations required.

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Volunteer Open House

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Have you ever wanted to help in your community, and enjoy working with a diverse and interesting group of people? Do you like sharing Colorado’s rich history with visitors from all over the globe? The Colorado Railroad Museum is now recruiting adults (18 or older) who are interested in volunteering to help communicate the Centennial State’s fascinating heritage of railroading and how it has transformed our state! Want to learn more? Come to our Volunteer Open House on Saturday, October…

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Closed Mondays

October 5
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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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Train Rides & SCFD Free Admission Day

October 8
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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. 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…

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The Friday Tour

October 9 @ 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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Train Rides

October 10
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Catch a ride inside the unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcar No. 7! 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, children under 2 and active military personnel are free. Ride Tickets: $4 adults (18+), $2, Children (ages 2-17). Free for Museum members. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, no reservations required.

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Closed Mondays

October 12
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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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The Friday Tour

October 16 @ 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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Scout Day

October 17
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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2019 Schedule 10:00AM-12:00PM Saturday, October 19 (reservation required by Monday October 15, 2019) Cub Scouts will enjoy a variety of activities that complement their Arrows of Light Adventures including: participating in the flag ceremony, trying their hand at geocaching, exploring tools used on the railroad, identifying the rocks and minerals used by trains, meeting an engineer, working with a telegraph, learning a traditional RR song and more. Registration Fee: $15 per participant, adult leaders free. Register online here.

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Closed Mondays

October 19
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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

October 20
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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 Friday Tour, Boulder County Free Day & Train Rides

October 23
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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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. All visitors can catch a train ride behind our Diesel Locomotive inside vintage passenger cars! Grounds & exhibits open 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Rides…

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Trick or Treat Train

October 24
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Trick or Treat Train 2020!Saturday-Sunday, October 24-25, 2020Trick or Treat Train (Featuring a vintage Steam Locomotive!) It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains! Join us for the Trick or Treat Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum this weekend. The event runs both Saturday and Sunday, and features Steam Train Rides plus lots of socially distanced family fun! The Railroad Museum is a family friendly place to enjoy Trick or Treating. While you’re here, catch a Train Ride behind…

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Trick or Treat Train & Member Appreciation Day

October 25
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Trick or Treat Train 2020!Saturday-Sunday, October 24-25, 2020Trick or Treat Train (Featuring a vintage Steam Locomotive!) It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains! Join us for the Trick or Treat Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum this weekend. The event runs both Saturday and Sunday, and features Steam Train Rides plus lots of socially distanced family fun! The Railroad Museum is a family friendly place to enjoy Trick or Treating. While you’re here, catch a Train Ride behind…

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Closed Mondays

October 26
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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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The Friday Tour

October 30 @ 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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November 2020

Exploring The Polar Express – New Exhibit Opening!

November 2
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Join us as we explore this celebration of childhood wonder and imagination. The Museum’s exhibit takes a closer look at the story’s various elements including: trains, Santa, conductors, elves, hobos, presents and of course bells that together, make up this classic Holiday tale – The Polar Express.

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Closed Mondays

November 2
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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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The Friday Tour

November 6 @ 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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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

November 7 - November 8
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
$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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Closed Mondays

November 9
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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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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

November 11 - November 15
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
$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

November 13 @ 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

November 16
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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

November 17
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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

November 18 - November 22
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

November 20 @ 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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Closing 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 a day early on November 25, 2020 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on November 26, 2020. The Museum will open at 9:00AM on Friday, November 27, 2020!

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Happy 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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Merry 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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Merry 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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The Friday Tour

December 25 @ 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 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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Happy 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

Happy New Year’s

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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Exploring The Polar Express – New Exhibit Closing!

January 10, 2021
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403 United States
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Join us as we explore this celebration of childhood wonder and imagination. The Museum’s exhibit takes a closer look at the story’s various elements including: trains, Santa, conductors, elves, hobos, presents and of course bells that together, make up this classic Holiday tale – The Polar Express.

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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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