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Model Train Display • Railroad Exhibits • Visitor Center Artifacts & Gift Shop

Model Train Display

Featuring 6 running trains at once, tunnels, bridges, auto roadway, a huge ski mountain with 2 chairlifts and more!

Railroad Exhibits

Visit the Interpretive Center with railroad equipment dating back to the early 1900’s

Visitor Center & Gift Shop

Grab a model train to take home with you. We are an official BRIO retailer and authorized Lionel dealer.

Museum Hours

Holiday Season Hours:
November 25 – January 7
Wed-Sat 10 am-4 pm & Sun 1-4 pm

Admission

$10 Adults 17+
$4 Kids 5-16
FREE under 5
$7 Seniors/Military

family fun watching the model railroad

Find the Moffat Road Railroad Museum

The Moffat Road Railroad Museum is located just off Hwy 40, west of Kaibab Park ball field & playground. Turn off Hwy 40 onto Park Lane between Granby Fire Department and the bridge, across from Edgewater. See the Google map below.

What Discoveries Await at Our Museum

The Moffat Road Railroad Museum, located in Granby, Colorado, is as much fun as it is educational for the whole family! 

    • Currently featuring Colorado’s largest permanent Christmas train display, the 1,100 sq. ft. O scale model railroad layout includes 6 running trains at once, tunnels, water, bridges, auto roadway, and a huge ski mountain with 2 chairlifts.
    • The Interpretive Center includes 9 different pieces of railroad equipment in various stages of restoration.
    • The Visitor Center has artifacts to take you back to the old Moffat Road railroad times, plus the gift shop has handcrafted local artisan items and kids’ toys available.
    • Come see the progress of the HO scale Moffat railroad model train layout being built in the Exhibit Hall! It will be a replica starting from the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel all the way to Craig, CO.
    • Great entertainment for families as well as railroad enthusiasts!

News & Events

Santa & His Reindeer will be making a stop to our Museum December 17 & 18!

Saturday, Dec. 17 10 am-4 pm
Sunday, Dec. 18 10 am- 2 pm

Cost: Admission fee (based on age) plus an  additional $2 per person.

Santa & Reindeer Event on December 17 & 18, 2022

Might you be interested in joining our nonprofit Board?

Possessing specific skills that could help our organization become more viable would be desirable to us. In particular, we are looking for individuals who might have the ability to assist with governance and finances. Being passionate about railroad history and/or model trains is a plus. This is a volunteer position. All Board Members will also serve on a committee, such as Governance, Finances, or Resources/Fundraising.

An important note: prospective Board Members need NOT live in Grand County, Colorado, as you can join our monthly Board meetings and committee meetings via video conferencing and communicate by email.


We are looking for people who have passion, creativity, talent, and time to donate to our great cause!

Dumont Depot Fundraiser - help us move and restore this 120-year-old train depotDumont Depot Fundraiser

Donate to the Dumont Depot Fundraiser! Help us move and restore the 120-year-old train depot that will become our Community Event Center at our Museum. 

For questions, please call Executive Director, Dave Naples, at 970-281-9094.

 

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Colorado train museum expanding after record business

Volunteer Days

Volunteers are needed to work on the new Moffat Railroad layout! Interested in working on this exciting project?

 

Our new addition has been completed, including the exterior’s Western town facade. We are now starting to build the HO scale Moffat railroad model train layout, which will be a replica starting from the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel all the way to Craig. We are looking for some volunteers to help us out. There are multiple skill sets needed – electrician, carpenters, artists, model builders, etc. Whether you have any specific skills or not, we’d welcome anyone who would like to join us.


We will have regularly scheduled Volunteer Days throughout the winter:

Wednesdays 4-6:30 pm & Fridays 10 am-4 pm

Just show up any day that you can help!

 

Our Mission

To provide visitors significant opportunities to learn about and
experience the history of the Moffat Road Railroad
in Grand County, Colorado.

Plan Your Visit

Visitor Center & Gift Shop

There are countless artifacts from the railroad days on display, an interactive locomotive so that you and your kids can see how the train runs, and a delightful gift shop with BRIO & Lionel train sets too.

Model Railroad Display

Experience the magic of Christmas and model trains! Our snow-covered Christmas model railroad layout is on display and you can explore countless fun features. It’s over 1,100 square feet!

Interpretive Center

We wouldn’t be an official museum without these amazing railroad exhibits that are at various stages of restoration! Tour our fully-renovated 1923 UP Caboose completed this spring, plus more.

Family Train Ride

Coming Soon! Our train, that can accommodate both children and adults, is currently being custom built. We hope to have it up and running in 2023! Tickets will be available for purchase inside the Visitor Center for $4 per person. 

Stay tuned for more info about the new family train ride!

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