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Central Fire Station

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Great night views

Drive pass it - great views at night with all the lights. Impressive architecture for a fire station

Reviewed October 9, 2018
sheanac2015
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Worth stopping in for an off the beaten path visit

This is certainly an off the beaten path museum and it's fun to drop in and look around. The... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

We have been trying to find a fire station to visit as our 4 year old son is fire engine crazy. During a trip to Singapore we saw central fire station had a museum and open house on Saturday morning. Wasn’t expecting too much but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thairobin
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

The Singapore Central Fire Station offers a fascinating look into the early days of firefighting in Singapore. Lots to see and read about the early days of firefighting which was heavily influenced by its British lineage. Admission is free and well worth dropping in. They...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

The admission was free. The facilities fantastic. The host very welcoming on arrival. This is definitely a nice to do in Singapore if you have time. The evolution of emergency response and capability is well displayed with both old and new. Interactive couple of Haz...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Drive pass it - great views at night with all the lights. Impressive architecture for a fire station

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sheanac2015
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Firefighting service is now part of Civil Defence force. This fire station beautiful building is the oldest one in Singapore and it houses the Civil Defence Heritage gallery and the firefighting history museum. You can see the equipments of firefighting techniques used throughout the history...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We have been here a few times over the years for the 9am Saturday morning open house. It's a good opportunity for the kids to climb up into a real fire engine and to see the inside of an ambulance. They usually give out some...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

This is certainly an off the beaten path museum and it's fun to drop in and look around. The gentlemen who runs it is extremely knowledgeable, cordial and very welcoming. You get great insight into how firefighting has evolved in Singapore. It's both fun and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We walked passed and popped into the museum to look around. Incredibly interesting and offered such an incredible insight to the work done and the developments into Singapore’s fire service over the years. Segar was incredibly kind and gave us a behind the scenes personalised...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sophie P
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

We touched down in Singapore and rushed to visit the open house of the central fire station. They showed how to operate the hoses, gave briefings on the background of the firefighter's routine, etc. The museum is interactive and has lots of information and things...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed February 10, 2018

We happened on this museaum after a frosty welcome at the philanthropic museaum round the corner . This is a gem if a find with all things about the history of Singapore fire fighters . My husband and I and our daughters loved our time...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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