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Colorado Model Railroad Museum

680 10th St, Greeley, CO 80631-4116
+1 970-392-2934
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Great Place for all Ages!

We went to the museum, not expecting too much. It was a pure delight. We are not particularly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
silverlakelady2016
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Addison, Michigan
Amazing Place

The Model Railroad Museum is a national treasure! This museum constructed with thousands of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RipleyC
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Colorado
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“trains running” (15 reviews)
“scavenger hunt” (17 reviews)
“all ages” (24 reviews)
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680 10th St, Greeley, CO 80631-4116
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+1 970-392-2934
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the museum, not expecting too much. It was a pure delight. We are not particularly into trains but our granddaughter had been here and wanted us to see it. We were there over 2 hours just admiring and being impressed by the...More

Thank silverlakelady2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Model Railroad Museum is a national treasure! This museum constructed with thousands of volunteer hours is a sight not to be missed when traveling to Greeley. We live close enough to see how it has grown over the years and hats off to all...More

Thank RipleyC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best model railroads in the US! It is modeled after a railroad in Oregon on November 9, 1975. That was the day before the Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior. You've got to stop to find out the connection. The...More

Thank barbara539
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A year or two ago I'd picked up a brochure on this museum and decided I wanted to see it on my next trip to Colorado. I went yesterday, 9/16/17, driving up from the Denver area. It was well worth the drive. Some 5,500 square...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

An amazing model train layout modeling a section of actual railroad in Oregon. The detail and special effects are stunning - even to the extent of smoke coming from the forest fire. There are members of the club there to explain things and answer questions....More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a great place. I can spend hours looking at the trains. On Saturdays there are usually several volunteer engineers with trains on the tracks.

Thank ejlee
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Amazing setup and details. Enjoy watching the trains and trying to keep track of certain ones. Amazing details and so many as I found things my sister-in-law hadn't seen the last time she was there with her grandkids. Enjoyed watching the children's attraction to all...More

Thank Glen R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I could go here once a month, but we don't live in Greeley. This has got to be the finest model railroad layout in Colorado. Brilliant detail work. Very creative with superior craftsmanship. Keep in mind, it could take you two hours to go through...More

Thank JPWindate
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this place. Keep watch for the red buttons that allow you to control little parts of the scenery. The best part was the little women feeding the tiny chickens.

Thank jenng29
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went in a day when the farmer's market was going on, across the street. Models were amazing! Not too far to drive from Denver and well worth the trip.

Thank MrsDDO
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Pvnc
20 August 2016|
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Response from gordo_go_blue | Reviewed this property |
They have a game for the kids where they need to search for items, that can take about an hour. There's plenty to see in a smaller place, about 7000-10000 square feet, a few hours should be enough time.
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Lisa W
16 September 2015|
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Response from Terable | Reviewed this property |
It is a model rail road display HO scale. Very large. No pools
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Bonnie D
18 July 2015|
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Response from Michelle K | Property representative |
Hi, Bonnie, Admission is $8 adults, $6 seniors and kids 12 and under are $4. Little ones 3 and under are free. Also there is a $1 off discount for UNC students and military service. During certain weekend events there... More
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