Colorado Railroad Museum Coupons and Deals
History museums instill wonder in children who have become bored with their own closets full of skeletons. Discover a body of knowledge with this Groupon. Choose Between Two Options $10 for one-day Monday-Friday Museum admission for two adults and up to five kids ages 2-15 (up to a $20 value) $15 for Ride the Rails Saturday admission for two adults and up to five kids ages 2-15 (up to a $30 value) Ride the Rails Saturday operates from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and includes Museum admission.
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Limit 1 offer per person; 2 additional as gifts. Valid for 1 general admission family pass including 2 adults and up to 5 children under the age of 16 ($20 value). Children under the age of 2 are free. Valid Mon-Fri, Sun only. Not valid Sat throughout 2013. Not valid for special events; see website for details. Not valid for evening Colorado Rails & Cocktails events.
If your little tykes love to play with toy trains, it may be time to wow them with the real thing. This steam-powered adventure provides hours of entertainment with over 100 locomotives and more on a restored 15-acre railyard. With your general admission tickets for two adults and up to five kids under the age of 16 (children under the age of two are free) everyone can get in on the fun at Colorado Railroad Museum. Explore the grounds and marvel at the passenger cars, cabooses, and gardens; located just 15 miles outside of Denver in Golden, it’s a beautiful spot where Clear Creek flows between North and South Table Mountains. A picturesque afternoon in the making, don’t wait to pay a visit to this iconic spot, where it’s never been easier to bring the family together. You loved these deals so much in 2012, we’re bringing them back. Kick off 2013 right with more of your favorite offers, like 12 issues of 5280 Magazine.
You whistle to get your kids' attention -- but their ears truly perk up at the sound of a train whistle. Teach them the history behind the steam engine with today's deal from the Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden: Pay $15 for family admission -- valid for two adults and all children under the age of 16 -- to Ride the Rails Saturdays on October 20 or November 17 (a $30 value). This monthly event gives your family the chance to ride in a passenger car on a historic locomotive train. After this thrill, explore the 15-acre railyard, which is bursting with more than 100 steam and diesel locomotives; marvel at a working turntable that brings Colorado's railroad history to life; and browse artifacts and working model trains that celebrate the state's pioneering mountain railroads. The 1880s-era railroad museum is considered one of the best of its kind in the country -- and it's always deserving of your family's attention. Want more? Check out Colorado Railroad Museum on Facebook.
The OfferGet the kids rolling into the holidays with a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. The historical Colorado Railroad Museum invites you and your family to celebrate the wonders of the season with their Santa Claus Special, featuring a generous supply of railroad toys, a huge selection of Thomas the Tank Engine gifts, steaming hot chocolate, and of course a visit from old Saint Nick himself. With this offer, enjoy a family 4-pack of tickets to the Santa Claus Special December 3rd, 10th, 11th and 17th, 2011. The event runs from 9am-6pm and is guaranteed to bring joy to every child's face. Be sure to come prepared with their wish list to share, and enjoy steam train rides all day long. The family pack offer is valid for two adults and two children under 16.Colorado Railroad MuseumThe mission of the Colorado Railroad Museum is to acquire, preserve, and exhibit railroad equipment, artifacts, paper records, books, art work, and photographs emphasizing Rocky Mountain area railroads. With these acquisitions, the museum aims to explain and interpret the role of railroads in the history of this region from the 1860’s to the present through its exhibits, reference library, educational programs, publications, and collaboration with historical groups. The Colorado Railroad Museum hosts special events throughout the year that help further its mission to interpret Colorado railroad history. These events include the Colorado Wine and Music Train, where visitors will lose track of time on an 1880s vintage passenger coach that is pulled by a steam locomotive.ReviewsColorado Railroad Museum scores 5 Stars, with 6 reviews on Yelp! "I was absolutely surprised by how much fun I had here."--Scott P., Yelp, 12/6/10."One the best railroad museums in the USA and getting better all the time. This is THE place for people interested in Colorado's unique narrow gauge railways."--Glen B., Yelp, 3/25/09.