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New Bedford Fire Museum

51 Bedford St, New Bedford, MA 02740-4815
+1 508-992-2162
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Wonderful for the young and young at heart!

I love this place. It is totally hands on and kids love it. My Dad was a fireman and this place... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Susan H
,
Sandwich, Massachusetts
Excellent Exhibit

The detail of the exhibits are well planed. The hours of operation are limited always a good idea... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
Sheila G
,
New Bedford, Massachusetts
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11 Mar 2017
“Wonderful for the young and young at heart!”
26 Apr 2016
“Excellent Exhibit”
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51 Bedford St, New Bedford, MA 02740-4815
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+1 508-992-2162
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

I love this place. It is totally hands on and kids love it. My Dad was a fireman and this place brings back memories of a time when kids could run around a fire station and play on the equipment, slide down the fire pole...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The detail of the exhibits are well planed. The hours of operation are limited always a good idea the check before as it is staffed by a volunteer. Children and adults will enjoy the history of this place.

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 5 January 2015

if you like history and fire this is the place you want to go to. Call for times open because they change a lot.

1  Thank idahoe
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Took our son and he was allowed all over the trucks, allowed to ring bells and crank the old sirens. Kids are free and adults are $3! It's run by a former New Bedford firefighter and his son and they are so informative about the...More

4  Thank ConfuciousJ
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Good time for kids, they have every firetruck ever used in New Bedford. Kids can dress up and slide down poles. If your kid loves fire fighter then this is a must do.

5  Thank MrsAndersen
Reviewed 17 April 2012

A locally run museum by a retired fire fighter. Lots of great history to learn and lots of fun activities for kids. Everyone should experience this museum at least once.

5  Thank jstatik
Reviewed 10 April 2012

I was happy to find this. My kids loved it. For a small donation (I was embarrassed to pay such a small fee) .. you kids can walk through this old fire station and climb on the fire trucks ... pretend to drive them, ring...More

6  Thank mersee
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