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Forney Transportation Museum

Address: 4303 Brighton Boulevard, Denver, CO CO 80216
Phone Number: 303-297-1113
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Ranked #19 of 109 Attractions in Denver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Shelburne, Vermont
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77 reviews 77 reviews
7 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

I have been to a few transportation museums...while this is no Greenfield Village it does have some interesting items in its collection. If you have any kids interested in trains, cars or motorcycles this is probably worth the visit and can be completed in an hour or less...

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Denver, CO
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122 reviews 122 reviews
22 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We wanted to visit this museum for quite some time when and then it moved to its new location and we finally made it there! Like others have mentioned this a great museum, not too big with quite a collection of cars, motorcycles and trains. They have signs which give some details for each of their vehicles but we felt... More

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Denver, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great display of transportation. Also they have different special displays of older cars that are on show. Admission is reasonable and a great place to spend a few hours!

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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77 reviews 77 reviews
22 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Forget everything you have seen about transportation in bicycles, motorcycles, cars, buses, wagons, trains. It is a must-see museum. Don't miss it if you are in Denver.

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Denver, Colorado
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This off the beaten track museum was a very pleasant surprise. We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the many, many antique vehicles from motorcycles to cars to fire trucks to train cars. We had a great time.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Has lots of all types of transportation from traps to motorcycles, amphibeous, and trains. There's a made t you can take pictures in.

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Colorado, USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Very pricey for what you see. In a very bad part of Denver, not the part of town you want to show to tourists. When we went it was freezing inside, so dress warm if it's cool. If you have been to any similar car museums such as in LA don't waste your $$.

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Denver, Colorado
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22 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Forney's collection of old-time cars is amusing to vehicle novices like me. And it entertained my car-expert stepfather as well. The main room is the highlight, while those looking for a quicker excursion can probably skip the die-cast miniatures collection.

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Independence, Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This is a great museum where you can see some very rare transportation examples. The museum is very easy to get around it and you can get close to the cars for some great photos. Admission is very reasonable.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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154 reviews 154 reviews
57 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

To the right audience this would be a very good museum. There are all sorts of vehicles. .trains, bikes, motorcycles, and cars. I prefer cars from my era (50's and later). The majority were older with the exception of several Lincoln's, of which I had no interest. The fee was fair. The building was very will laid out and clean,... More

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