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Events From Earlier This Year

October 2018
October 12 - Dinner in the Dining Car.
Come for an evening of fun to learn about what life was like on the rails. Listen to stories from experts and experience train life first hand by sampling authentic recipes of the time. Event will be held at 506 E Main St. at the historic courthouse museum. Deadline to purchase tickets has passed.

October 21 - Museum closes for the season. Enjoy our extended season!

October 27 - Witches Brew Halloween party. Come enjoy the music of BlueRecluse and Hors d'oeuvres from Liars Lodge. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. $10 pre-sale tickets available until 12pm MST October 27, $15 at the door.

October 29-31 - Haunted Night at Turner Farm.  It's that time of year, when the monsters, zombies and shocking happenings come out at "Nightmare at Turner Farm".  There will be new experiences to scare you and some old "friends" from past years.  This year our Nightmare will be October 29th, 30th and 31st from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm at 829 West Main Street - Turner Farm.  Tickets are $5 per a person for all ages.


All Summer: 

 St. Elmo Schoolhouse and Town Hall: open most days June - early September. We're proud of this restoration project. The St. Elmo Schoolhouse Museum is decorated with original, and mostly local, artifacts typical of a one-room schoolhouse at the turn of the last century.  The Town Hall has a small exhibit on life in St. Elmo. 

Buena Vista Depot Transportation Museum Summer hours to be determined. Winter tours by appointment. 

To schedule an appointment or group tour for the Museum or Depot, please e-mail or call (719) 395-8458.     

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