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Old Number 2 Engine House Museum

24 Sydney St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2L3, Canada
+1 506-633-1840
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A cool little museum in which to spend a few minutes.

We saw this museum and thought it would be a fun way to spend a few minutes. The tour guide was... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Andrew H
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Ottawa, Canada
Good place to spend a few minutes!

Just a chance to see a little history. This is an old fire station Museum that would be of... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
ggerskine
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Orlando, Florida
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  • Excellent18%
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14 Aug 2017
“A cool little museum in which to spend a few minutes.”
25 Jul 2017
“Good place to spend a few minutes! ”
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24 Sydney St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2L3, Canada
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+1 506-633-1840
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We saw this museum and thought it would be a fun way to spend a few minutes. The tour guide was very friendly, shadowing us around the space and offering insight into objects we were looking at. She answered our questions were well. Also, we...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Just a chance to see a little history. This is an old fire station Museum that would be of interest any one who had been a fireman or has an interest in fire trucks. Neat displays and friendly people running tis Museum.

Thank ggerskine
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We really enjoyed our visit, and learned a lot! I had not known about the great fire in 1877 until learning it here. The summer student was knowledgable and friendly (but not annoying). We would have loved to have gone down the pole or seem...More

Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

took our family on vacation and spend a few hours in this museum. Admission is by donation, very neat artifacts. will visit again

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

I had looked forward to going to this museum with my fireman husband but to our dismay, the museum was closed. While walking, we noticed an active firehouse around the block and inquired about the museum. The firefighters there said they open the museum during...More

1  Thank MeredithandJoe
Reviewed 20 August 2013

This is a small but amazing museum the tour guides are helpful and knowledgeable, they were able to answer all my questions. There is two floors, a old fire truck which they let us sit in! There is also a old hand pump. The stories...More

3  Thank Extra0rdinaire
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Like many small museums, this one is run by volunteers. If you are interested in the fire service and it's history, you'll enjoy this 1840's fire station complete with equipment and other artifacts. Unfortunately it's only open week days in the summer time.

1  Thank Susan7
Reviewed 7 July 2013

My eight year old girls and I loved this place. The guide kicked off a great tour by inviting us all to climb up into fire engine 771 for a photo op. Then there was a slide down the fire pole (adjusted to a reasonable...More

2  Thank Jacqueline35
Reviewed 3 June 2013

This is a 2 floor museum converted from Canada's oldest fire station. It has artifacts from all eras of firefighting as well as from the great Saint John fire of 1877. It's employees are summer students, many of whom are relatives of fire fighters and...More

2  Thank David_SaintJohn
Reviewed 29 June 2012

unfortunatly it was closed but we could peek in the windows lol

1  Thank Denise L
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