Lose track of time year-round at our Depot Museum and 15 acre rail yard featuring over 100 engines, cabooses and coaches, our garden railway and our renowned library and roundhouse restoration facility with working turntable. Special events and train rides behind a vintage steam locomotive throughout the year. Train rides every Saturday. Visit our website for group rates, events and information.
- Hours: Open Daily: 9am-5pm The Richardson Library: Tues-Sat: 11am-3pm
- Total Capacity (if applicable): 30
- Motor Coach Parking:
- Activities/Tours for Leisure/Business groups:
- Group Activities Description: We offer group rates for a wide variety of local organizations and clubs. Visit our web site or call for more information.
Spring Break: Model Railroads
Mar 26, 2018 - Mar 31, 2018
Enjoy hands-on activities, conversations with model railroad experts, demonstrations and “make and take crafts” – all themed around model railroading! Guests are invited to participate in our daily “pop up” exhibit by bringing in your...
Bunny Express Train
Mar 31, 2018
All aboard the Bunny Express Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum. Let the rock of the rails transport you into spring with an annual tradition at the Museum. Your whole family can hop on the Bunny Express Train, featuring the 1880s...
Steampunk at the Station
May 12, 2018
Our steam engines create the perfect backdrop for the popular genre of “science fiction meets the 19th century Industrial Age” found in music, clothing, art and lifestyle. With a nod to Steampunk icon, Tesla, we invite guests to arrive in...
Dinosaur Express Train
Jul 14, 2018
Make fresh tracks through prehistory with a day of exciting activities and surprises for the whole family. Ride behind a historic Denver & Rio Grande Western Steam Locomotive and follow the dinosaur tracks around the Museum’s 15-acre...
Trick or Treat Train
Oct 27, 2018
It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains at the Colorado Railroad Museum! The Railroad Halloween Town is a safe place to enjoy Trick or Treating. Catch a ride behind a historic Denver & Rio Grande Steam Locomotive in vintage...