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Colorado Model Railroad Museum

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Address: 680 10th St, Greeley, CO 80631-4116
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+1 970-392-2934
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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DO NOT MISS THIS ATTRACTION !!!!

FABULOUS, well run exhibit that is one of a kind. FEATURED in model railroad magazines and film (available to purchase in imaginative, collectibles gift shop). This is the... read more

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greeley, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went for the second time - the last being 5 years ago and reviewed also on Trip Advisor. This visit was pretty much the same as the first. Very interesting model train layout and the real railroad related displays are excellent. There were several people operating the trains (a Saturday).

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FABULOUS, well run exhibit that is one of a kind. FEATURED in model railroad magazines and film (available to purchase in imaginative, collectibles gift shop). This is the finest PRIVATE exhibit in the USA and only those with government money put "more" into such an exhibit.

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Colorado
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

If you like trains, museums, or models this place is amazing! All models were done really, really well. We spent 2 hours just looking at all the exhibits.There is a little gift store and exhibits of people and items that were important to the railroad. They also have annual events that they highlight a topic for the month. Example- March... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This museum is great. I went here for work to check it out and wasn't disappointed. It has so many things to look at and you can get up close to the models and see all the little details. The staff is very nice and informative. If you have littles, this is a great place to burn an hour or... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Awesome! Unbelieveable museum and operating model railroad; just like the real thing running outside their front door.

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Thank 295foodie50
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great for kids and adults. Large scale working train models with lots of towns, switchyards, mountains, lakes, tunnels. You walk above and at train level. Especially fun is looking for the stray dinosaurs.

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Thank Margaret L
Wheat Ridge, Colorado
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We spent a couple hours here! Ask for the kids find guide it's fun for adults too! Really made us take time and look at the displays. Trains running all throughout the displays. Very detailed scenes. Many train enthusiasts. Great time.

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Thank Susan K
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

If you have time it's definitely a must see if you have any interesting trains or toy trains. The details are incredible. It is definitely not just for kids.

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Greeley, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Our little railroad museum is just so fun!! You can expect to spend maybe an hour or two here but our children just love it and I've got all kinds of different scavenger hunt you can do. We especially like when they have Star Wars day.

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Boulder Colorado
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Finally a museum where there are actual TRAINS.....running!! and more than one!!! I was tired of museums where the kids asked "Why aren't the trains moving?" Even though my 4 year old was a little too short still, if we went upstairs on the 'catwalk', he loved looking down on everything. And Bar None, the best set of Thomas &Co.... More 

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