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
Dec. 23: 12 – 4pm
Dec. 30: 12 – 4pm
Dec. 31: 10am – 1pm
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
During public hours, group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more (must be pre-arranged).
Private tours available outside of public hours – receive a custom, behind-the-scenes guided tour; a unique immersive experience that will delight your group.
Private Facility Rental
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