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Fire Museum

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Fire Museum

Informative fire museum. Exhibiting early days fire department methodology and natural disasters... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sivasagi25
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Great for the little ones

For a FREE museum, this was pretty good. Across 6 floors (all accessible by elevator) there are... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
TravCorri
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Melbourne, Australia
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3-10 Yotsuya, Yotsuya, Shinjuku 160-0004, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My nephews love everything about firemen and they love this place! Located in a fire station building, admission is free and there are different exhibits on each floor. The rooftop has a real helicopter that kids can climb into. There are vintage fire trucks, exhibits...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Informative fire museum. Exhibiting early days fire department methodology and natural disasters responds.videos on precaution measures. Interactive section for kids to learn and understand the contribution of the fire department.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sivasagi25
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Great little museum. Top floor has an area where you can eat your own food, there’s no cafe. One floor is full of interactive stuff for kids and adults as well and you can dress up as a firemen. Spent a bit over an hour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Look past the stern receptionist and this place really has a lot to offer. It surprised us with the interactive and educational exhibits - full sized vehicles and helicopters for the children to sit in, a fire fighting computer game and a dress up corner....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank melwynt
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

For a FREE museum, this was pretty good. Across 6 floors (all accessible by elevator) there are various examples of fire equipment and vehicles. The best part was the level with interactive play for kids (would suit 3-6 year olds) - dress up like a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravCorri
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Museum attached to a working Fire Station. Free admission. Something for all ages, an entire floor for children and young at heart with interactive computer simulations like fly the helicopter, drive the fire truck. Well laid out with displays in Japanese and English providing a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank spookspa
Reviewed September 18, 2018

It's great museum, entrance fee is free. Educative to the kids about Fireman and history of Japan Fireman. Has helicopter which you can sit in. got interactive video which kids can play with (but in Japanese language)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bramphilo
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I am glad I took the one hour tour of this museum. Although it is in Japanese, what we see and do are self explanatory. By "do", I am referring to the few drills we get to do: how to use a fire extinguisher, how...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ValayaR
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

This really is a great museum especially since it’s free. There are many floors to the museum each with a lot of information and history. You learn about how the firs service first came about in Tokyo, there are loads of artefacts, and a helicopter...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank LaurenW418
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Both my kids (21 & 4) loved our visit to the fire museum. It's free to get in and considering it was a weekend it wasn't busy at all. So much for the kids to do and a lot of it is interactive. I couldn't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank zorkaiva
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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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