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A small Museum enlivened by the commentary

The museum open only on weekend afternoons offers no fancy bells and whistles. The four stars are... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2013
Garth M
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Austin, Texas
Small and free

Attached to the fire station is a small Museum featuring old equipment and firefighters and their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ktjo7000
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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attached to the fire station is a small Museum featuring old equipment and firefighters and their accomplishments. Two rooms, and a quick 10-15 minutes is all you need to see everything.

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

This place is small but lively! I highly enjoyed learning about Austin's fire fighter history, and there are several neat exhibits!

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Reviewed November 25, 2013

The museum open only on weekend afternoons offers no fancy bells and whistles. The four stars are for the commentary given by the volunteer Fireman who talked to our group about setting it up and gathering the artifacts. The first room is dedicated to the...More

1  Thank Garth M
Reviewed July 11, 2013

My main desire is to get the word out that we even HAVE a fire museum in Austin. Most people don't know about it because it's housed in the downtown fire station at 5th Street and Trinity and is only open on the weekends. This...More

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