A visit to the museum is the kind of experience
where you leave your age at the door

Plan Your Museum Visit

September 2019 – May 2020
Fri & Sat: 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday: 1 – 4 pm

Special Hours: 
Nov. 26: 10am – 4pm
Nov. 27: 10am – 4pm
Dec. 20 – Jan. 5: 10 am – 4pm
Dec. 23: 12 – 4pm
Dec. 24: 10am – 1pm
Dec. 30: 12 – 4pm
Dec. 31: 10am – 1pm
CLOSED Christmas & New Year’s Day

June 2020 – August 2020
Wed – Sat: 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday: 1 pm – 4 pm

*Closed July 4, 2020

Adults – $10
Kids 12 & Under – $5
65+ – $8
3 & Under – Free

Discounts with ID:
Military, UNC & Aims Students: $1 Off

680 10th Street
Greeley, CO 80631


What to Expect

Visits usually take between 1 hour and 1 ½ hours depending on participation in the Eye Spy game.

There are many activities for children including an Eye Spy Game, Legos, play area with Thomas the Tank Engine, simulators and a 1919 caboose.

Yes, there is a self-guided tour available at the front desk. There are also group and private tours available. Contact the museum for more information.

Yes! Pictures and videos are encouraged. Please share your museum experience on social media!#COmodelRRmuseum

Yes, a few of the artifacts include a 1919 caboose, a switch key collection, a railroad lantern collection, general railroad items and more! Learn more about our exhibits here.

No, but there are many interactive stations in the exhibit.

Accidents happen, and if something is accidentally dropped, please alert staff or a volunteer so that we can remove the item from the layout and return it to you.

Operating on the Oregon California and Eastern Railway requires a 2-day training process. Learn more here.

All but the mezzanine is ADA compliant. Because this cannot be avoided at this time the Museum has chosen to offer free admission to our visitors with ADA needs.

Service animals are welcome.

Food and drink are only allowed in the museum lobby.

Call or knock on the door! Someone might be able to let you in and show you around.

Discounts, Tours & Rental

For Group discounts, Private Tours, or Private Facility Rental: please call Michelle at 970-392-2934 or email at

Group Discounts

During public hours, group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more (must be pre-arranged).


Private Tours

Private tours available outside of public hours – receive a custom, behind-the-scenes guided tour; a unique immersive experience that will delight your group.

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Private Facility Rental

The museum is available to rent for private functions. Rental fee is $250, please call for details at 970-392-2934.

Big Boy stops in Greeley

NOTE: This date has receintly been changed to TUESDAY, NOV. 26TH due to the UP schedule!! Big Boy No. 4014 will be making a stop at the 10th St. crossing in front of our museum at 11:15 am and will be departing at noon. Our museum will be OPEN from 10am - 4pm for all ... Read more

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Santa Visits the Museum

Nothing goes better together than Christmas and trains. Bring your family guests and come spend your holidays with us. Santa & Mrs. Claus will be visiting our museum from 10am – 1pm, have your wish lists ready and come dressed for the perfect place to have your family holiday photo taken. We have a wonderful ... Read more

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National Lionel Train Day

Join us in celebrating the magic of Lionel Trains during the 5th annual National Lionel Train Day on Saturday, December 7th, 2019! Help us carry on the joy and imagination that model trains bring for generations to come! Bring the family for a day of celebrating with Lionel coloring and prizes.

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