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Old Number 2 Engine House Museum

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Great for the History buff!

We just happened to stop by the museum while we were checking out the town. Some great history... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Lisa P
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Kingston, Jamaica
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 August 14, 2017
Andrew H
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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Love the area, loved the building felt it was worth the time to view since i was here and i like old fire houses

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

We just happened to stop by the museum while we were checking out the town. Some great history about the Saint John fire fighters. The pictures were great as well as the old fire engine. All around a must see if in Saint John!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Was looking forward to touring but when we arrived the door was locked and no one to be found! Was disappointed because the website said it was open is only reason why I gave it a poor. I probably would of gave it an excellent...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JennC1212
Reviewed August 14, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Andrew H
Reviewed July 25, 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.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 10, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

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

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed October 2, 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

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank MeredithandJoe
Reviewed August 20, 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

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank Extra0rdinaire
Reviewed July 31, 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.

Date of experience: July 2013
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