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Nice Museum Collection

Nestled in the foyer of the Central Fire Station (sort of) is a very nice collection of historic... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
i_am_brendanc
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Denton, Texas
Missed out on a weekend

We found out this place is not open on Saturday or Sunday. The firefighters on shift were out with... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
Benjamin P
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Loveland, Colorado
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Opened by local firefighters in 2005, the museum is located in the lobby of Central Fire Station and houses firefighting memorabilia from the 1800s to the present. Collections include an old hose cart that was pulled by hand, 1935 equipment from a...more
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332 E Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201-4272
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

Nestled in the foyer of the Central Fire Station (sort of) is a very nice collection of historic firefighting items, some are very interesting. The assorted fire nozzle display is neat. The museum also serves as a memorial for the local fire department. There is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank i_am_brendanc
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We found out this place is not open on Saturday or Sunday. The firefighters on shift were out with their bay doors opened and welcomed us and our girls to see the rigs. Very welcoming and kind group of guys here.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Benjamin P
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Very well thought out museum with lots of fireman suits through the ages. Also some great old pictures of the old Denton Fire Station from the 1890s. They also have a good selection of fire truck toys for children to see.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank cbpetrusek
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Check this place out, lots to look at and well documented history. You'll find really interesting exhibits and friendly people.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Cet807
Reviewed April 20, 2017

With a piece of the WTC as a memorial to the 411, it is a quick tear-jerker, but they have amazing historic extinguishers, suits, gear, and more! The firefighters are ready to give a tour of the department if you ask nicely.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank spiderfeather
Reviewed October 25, 2016

An amazing collection of historical fire fighting items that tell the story and history of Denton Firefighting. Grandkids loved it.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Aggie B
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

A look at some of the equipment used in the past and pictures of various trucks and fires in Denton. This is in a Real fire station so a look at the current trucks is also a possibility if they're not making calls.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Terry S
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Our kids had such a great time and the firefighters were super nice! This was a great way for our young children to learn about the job of a firefighter.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank FWRob
Reviewed June 25, 2015

We had a tour and the kids got top notch service from the firemen. KUDOS on their customer service and making the kids feel special.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank TRACY H
Reviewed May 31, 2015

Fantastic little museum and it is FREE! It is small but, the amount of displays makes up for that!! This is a working fire station and I got to meet the K-9 search dog! What a sweetheart he was! Lots to see and worth a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank AzDesertGirl
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