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Forney Museum of Transportation

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The Forney Museum of Transportation is a one-of-a-kind collection of over 600 artifacts relating to historical transportation. It began 60 years ago with a single 1921 Kissel, but soon expanded to include vehicles of all kinds. Today it includes not just vehicles, but also buggies, motorcycles, steam locomotives, aircraft, carriages, rail equipment, fire apparatus, public transportation, sleighs, bicycles, toys and diecast models, vintage apparel and much, much more! Also view Amelia Earhart's Kissel Car! Admission: Adults (13-61) $11, Children (3-12) $5, Seniors (62+) $9.

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General
  • Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm Sun: 12pm-5pm
  • Miles to airport: 20
  • Miles to CCC: 3
  • Total Capacity (if applicable): 500
  • Onsite Parking Spaces: 110
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  • Group Activities Description: We provide both self-guided and guided tours for groups of 10 or more. Self-guided groups receive a group discount of $1 off each regular admission and guided groups are admitted for an additional cost. Guided tours are 45 minutes to 1 hour for adults and seniors and 30 minutes for children. We can tailor a tour for your specific interests and we offer Highlights of the Forney Museum or Famous American Inventors. The museum is wheelchair accessible throughout with the exception of the entrance to the Big Boy cab and the vehicles guests may sit in.
  • Group Performance Description: Group performance space is available in the exhibit hall for groups of 10 to 350. Maximum of 350 guests and performers. Must be scheduled 3 weeks in advance.

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description The Forney Museum of Transportation welcomes the private and public use of its facilities. Have your conferences, social gatherings, workshops, classes, meetings, parties, birthday celebrations and more in an environment that is filled with history!
  • Largest Room 500
  • Reception Capacity 500
  • Space Notes Complimentary internet and free parking.
  • Catering Any licensed caterer
  • Type of Venue Gallery/Museum
  • Type of Event Reception, Banquet, Tradeshow/Expo
  • Banquet Capacity 350
  • Number of Rooms 3
Exhibit Hall
  • Banquet Capacity: 350
  • Reception Capacity: 500
Meeting Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 100
The Gallery
  • Banquet Capacity: 15
  • Reception Capacity: 25

Events

Dec 19, 2018

  • Image Dec 19, 2018
  • Image Forney Museum of Transportation 12567 W. Cedar Drive, Lakewood, CO 80228
  • Image From: 07:00 PM to 12:00 AM
  • Image $15 for a single, $10 for seniors and $30 for couples and families.

Dust off your cowboy boots and plan on attending the first ever Hats and Boots Extravaganza where you will eat, drink and dance the night away to your favorite country songs with delicious BBQ available for purchase and a cash bar on site!...

Hats and Boots Extravaganza <p>Dust off your cowboy boots and plan on attending the first ever Hats and Boots Extravaganza where you will eat, drink and dance the night away to your favorite country songs with delicious BBQ available for purchase and a cash bar on site! Other great activities will be: <br /><br />- Mechanical Bull Riding<br />- Country Dancing<br />- Contests (Quick Draw, Roll-a-Roper and Stick Horse Barrel Racing)<br />- Rodeo Clown<br />- Beer &amp; BBQ<br /><br />Tickets are $15 for a single, $10 for seniors and $30 for couples and families.</p> 12567 W. Cedar Drive Lakewood, CO America/North_Dakota/Center

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