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Denver Firefighters Museum

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Address: 1326 Tremont Pl, Denver, CO 80204-2120
Phone Number: 303-892-1436
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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History of firefighting from the early 20th century to present day told...

History of firefighting from the early 20th century to present day told through a collection of firefighting equipment, uniforms and other memorabilia.

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This fire fighters museum is kind of hard to find. The address is 1326 Tremont Pl and you can reach it from Colfax Ave or 14th street. I have visited a number of these museums... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fire fighters museum is kind of hard to find. The address is 1326 Tremont Pl and you can reach it from Colfax Ave or 14th street. I have visited a number of these museums and it always amazes me that I find new things at all of them. This one was no exception. They had a piece of a... More 

Thank Mr.BAtlanta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We bought tickets on groupon, and glad we did. Even our teenagers enjoyed it. The kids can dress up, slide down the pole, and play games upstairs. We enjoyed the history. 1 hour was a good amount to spend there. Gift shop is very affordable & the lady working was super nice & helpful!

Thank Abbey T
Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

I thought that my kids (ages 5 and 3) would breeze through this museum in a hour or so because it's not very large, but they ended up spending several hours in the museum. There is an old fire pole that the kids can slide down, an old fire truck they can climb into and play in, a dress up... More 

Thank Ohiogirl00
Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

This place is tiny -- interesting but tiny -- a visit will take under ten minutes - they do have some cool souvenirs and it is worth a quick drop in

Thank HonestMcHonest
New England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great place for the kids, and adults as well. Old fire trucks, one of which the kids can climb into, uniforms to put on, and a lot of inter action for them. For the adults, the station upstairs has the lockers the firemen used, lots to see and take in, I would allow 2 hours at least if you want... More 

Thank Travel Guy15
Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

I took a group of seniors here and we had a great time. They loved the history of the Denver fire department and looking at all the equipment that was from the past. GREAT tour, and great staff. Very affordable and lots of fun!

Thank connie M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Our 13 yr old aspires to be a firefighter someday, so when we saw this museum we HAD to go. There was quite a bit to see, we enjoyed our time there.

Thank Michelle B
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

We spent about an hour in the museum, actually an old fire station with exhibits. I really did learn a lot about the history of fire firefighting, but a lot of the floor space was devoted to (little) kids hands on experiences. There were no kids when we visited but it might be enjoyable for them.

Thank ExperiencedTravelers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

A great niche museum. Located just a couple of blocks from the 16th St Mall in the old No.1 station house. Crammed full of old fire engines and equipment. Lots of information about the history of firefighting in Denver. Good activities for children too. Well worth a visit.

Thank Neil B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

This is an interesting place to visit, and is within short walking distance to the US Mint in case you have a little time on your hands before or after your scheduled tour at the Mint. There is lots of interesting equipment and displays to see. Children who like firemen would especially enjoy some of the child-oriented exhibits. The tour... More 

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