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Fire Museum in City Hall

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313 Court St, The Dalles, OR 97058-2111
+1 541-296-5481
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Small but great display

This fire museum is in one of the old fire engine bays of the current town hall. It's a small... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
MartyW60
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Concord, New Hampshire
Interesting

If your interested in history and specifically the machines used to fight fire. This is a great... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Danny L
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The Dalles, Oregon
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Aug 17, 2017
“Small but great display”
Apr 10, 2017
“Interesting”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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313 Court St, The Dalles, OR 97058-2111
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

This fire museum is in one of the old fire engine bays of the current town hall. It's a small collection but I found it all very interesting. There are old fire engines which were beauties, and I also liked the collection of photos showing...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

If your interested in history and specifically the machines used to fight fire. This is a great little display of some of the oldest fire engines ive seen. Great way to kill some time between micro brews.

Thank Danny L
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Reviewed September 2, 2016

Just walk into the city hall building (parking at the curb out front or back) during normal business hours (although I did see a sign propped against a wall that apparently is used to let folks know that the museum is closed on occasion). Two...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped at this very small fire museum while in town. My husband was interested in the steamer and the hand tub. It is a self-guided museum there is no one in attendance to show you around. Very interesting. And free. It...More

Thank julia_fisher
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

Had a little time to spare so we went to the museum - sure glad we did...was very enjoyable..very interesting!

Thank Zabieann
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

This museum is in the old fire hall attached to City Hall and it shows some of the old scenes from The Dalles. This is one that is most times missed because it doesn't have a flashy sign but it is well worth the stop....More

Thank Fredsmith69
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Reviewed October 30, 2015

My wife and I visited the Fire Museum in the City Hall building in The Dalles, Oregon last week, and when we walked into the door we said, WOW ! The Museum is very small, but the old fire equipment they have on display is...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

So glad that we found this great little museum! Really well put together display, very informative. Small, but we still managed to spend about a half hour looking at everything. Love finding little gems like this!

Thank rspswrl
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

The fire museum is in the old fire station downtown, which is connected to city hall. It's small but has some very interesting things inside, including a couple horse-drawn fire 'trucks'. Good for a 20 or 30 minute distraction when you are walking around downtown....More

Thank Eyegun
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Reviewed August 31, 2015

It's free, so check this out. It's small but lots to read and see. It's walking distance from several restaurants downtown.

Thank plaidbagel
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