Forney Museum of Transportation

4303 Brighton Blvd.
Denver, CO 80216- Map It
Phone: (303) 297-1113

AAA Editor Notes

Forney Museum of Transportation is off I-70 exit 275B (Brighton Blvd.), then 2 blks. s. to 4303 Brighton Blvd., near the Denver Coliseum. The museum features more than 100 antique and classic cars, carriages, bicycles and other vehicles. Rail equipment and hundreds of die-cast models also are on display. Notable exhibits include “Big Boy,” said to be the world’s largest successfully operated steam locomotive at 134 feet long and weighing more than 1 million pounds; Amelia Earhart’s first car; Denver's only surviving cable-operated trolley; and an 1817 Draisienne, one of the first bicycles ever made.
$11; $9 (ages 65+); $5 (ages 3-12).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4. Last admission 45 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31. Allow 1 hour minimum.