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Colorado Railroad Museum

17155 W 44th Ave, Golden, CO 80403
Steam locomotive

Steam locomotive D&RGW #346 on the turntable.

Photo credit: By Milan Suvajac (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons

This railroad museum features steam locomotives, passenger cars, a reconstructed telegraph office, model trains and other attractions.

The museum building is a replica of an 1880s-style railroad depot. Exhibits feature original photographs by pioneer photographers such as William Henry Jackson and Louis Charles McClure, as well as paintings by Howard L Fogg, Otto Kuhler, Ted Rose and other artists.

The museum hosted a "Steampunk at the Station" event in May 2017. People attending in steampunk garb were given a chance to pose in front of the museum's artifacts.

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