colorado railroad museum

Contest: A Really Useful “Day Out With Thomas” Giveaway at the Colorado Railroad Museum

He’s useful. He’s cheeky. He’s friendly. He’s big and blue. He’s in Colorado. If you guess the big blue bear at the convention center, you’re wrong. If you’re thinking of the creepy blue horse at DIA, you’re really, really wrong. Everyone’s favorite little engine from the Island of Sodor has returned to the Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden to entertain fans of all ages. A Day Out with Thomas is wildly popular because it’s more than just a train ride. Families can spend hours enjoying the many Thomas and Friends related activities in a festive atmosphere. Kids can pose with Sir Topham Hatt and Thomas for memorable photos. There are several activity tents and live entertainment, including a sing-a-long and magic show. If the day i...

THE POLAR EXPRESS Delivers Big Holiday Fun for Colorado Families

For years, the Colorado Railroad Museum has been a popular destination for railway lovers of all ages. Fans of all things chugga-chugga and choo-choo always find something interesting to explore as the museum is constantly restoring and adding to their deep collection of railway cars, engines, and artifacts. They host many creative and innovative events throughout the year. Fittingly, they are capping off another fantastic year of fun with something extraordinary. For the first time, the Colorado Railroad Museum is hosting THE POLAR EXPRESS™ experience. It is more than just a train ride. It’s a theatrical re-telling of the beloved modern holiday classic written by Chris Van Allsburg, which was adapted into a film in 2004. Elements of both are incorporated into every thoughtful detail...