Colorado Railroad Museum


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
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  • 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.

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Reception Capacity 30
  • Type of Venue Special Events Venue
  • Type of Event Reception
  • Number of Rooms 2
Birthday Caboose
  • Reception Capacity: 20
Tahoe Dining Car
  • Reception Capacity: 30


Oct 18, 2019

One of the foremost photographers to photograph the great American West, William Henry Jackson's images had an immense influence on the public's perception of the American West. A portion of those images were captured here in Colorado as...

Oct 18, 2019

Trick or Treat Train
Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019

  • Image Oct 18, 2019
  • Image Colorado Railroad Museum 17155 W. 44th Avenue, Golden, CO 80403
  • Image From: 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Image $20 adults, $10 children (2-15), $15 seniors

It’s full steam ahead for tricks, treats and trains! 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 passenger cars hosted by...

Oct 18, 2019

Acclaimed railroad artist Howard Fogg produced a large body of work over his lifetime. Leanin' Tree Publishers used many of them to produce holiday cards for the public. Railroad modelers have chosen three of Fogg's cards from the museum's...

Oct 18, 2019

The Polar Express
Nov 9, 2019 - Dec 23, 2019

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...

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