Southwest Colorado Sights

Rio Grande Southern Railroad Museum

  • 5th St. at Railroad Ave. Map It
  • Dolores

Published 11/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Housed in a replica of the town's 1880s-era train station, this museum displays Galloping Goose No. 5, one of only seven specially designed engines built in the 1930s. The "Geese" were motored vehicles built from touring-car bodies that could operate for much less than steam-powered engines.

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5th St. at Railroad Ave., Dolores, Colorado, 81323, USA

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Mid-May–mid-Oct., Mon.–Sat., 9–5; mid-Oct.–early May, Tues.–Thurs., 10–2

Published 11/18/2015


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