The Moffat Road Railroad Museum 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 5 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. Great entertainment for families as well as railroad enthusiasts!
Museum is Currently Closed!
The Moffat Road Railroad Museum is now closed to visitors for the rest of summer season in order to do more projects and restoration work. We will reopen the day after Thanksgiving for the holiday season and be open until mid-January.
Find the Moffat Road Railroad Museum
The Moffat Road Railroad Museum is located just off Hwy 40, west of Kaibab Park ball fields & playground. Turn off Hwy 40 onto Park Lane between Granby Fire Department and the bridge, across from Edgewater.
News & Events
1922 Steam Locomotive Coming 10/9!
On Friday, Oct 8th the 1922 WestSide Lumber #8 3-truck Shay will be loaded up in Canon City, CO to be transported to the Museum. On Saturday afternoon, October 9th, it will be rolled from the truck onto our museum’s tracks. This is something quite impressive to see – the process as well as this beautiful, restored piece of railroad history! Watch our Facebook page for details on timing! Or feel free to text/call Dave Naples’ cell: 970-281-9094.
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!
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 this year! 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!