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Fire Museum of Memphis

118 Adams Ave (Memphis Firefighters Ave), Memphis, Tennessee 38103 USA

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“Preserving and Promoting the History of the Memphis Fire dept.”

America’s premier interactive fire museum is in the legendary Fire Engine House No. 1 in downtown Memphis. Step back in time to a turn-of-the-century firehouse. Fight the flames of a burning skyscraper from a snorkel basket. Take a look at the horse-drawn era of firefighting from the horse’s perspective! Test your ability to find an escape route to survive a fire. Feel the heat of the Fire Room. Learn about the most devastating fires in the history of Memphis. Learn the proud history of Memphis’ first African-American firefighters.

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Reviewed by
shmontgomery20

  • 6 Reviews
  • 4 Helpful
August 04, 2014
Rated 3.0

One part of it is the original fire station and they have an animated horse and video to tell the children a story of its history. Our 4 kids loved it!

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Reviewed by
shmontgomery20

  • 6 Reviews
  • 4 Helpful
August 04, 2014
Rated 3.0

A really meat place! They are remodeling until September so there wasn't as much to see but still really cool! One part of

1 person found this review helpful

Reviewed by
susieqw3

  • 11 Reviews
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June 23, 2016
Rated 4.0

This turned out to be a great little museum to visit. They have done a wonderful job with their exhibits and everyone was so nice to talk to.

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Fire Museum of Memphis

118 Adams Ave (Memphis Firefighters Ave)
Memphis, Tennessee
38103 USA

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Open now until 4:30 pm
  • Mon - Sat: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Sun: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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