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14 N Moore St, TriBeCa, New York City, NY 10013-2413
Downtown Manhattan (Downtown)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hook and Ladder 8 is a nice building to visit, I love film locations like nobody's business. I went at night time and it was so peaceful and quiet there. The building is decked out in Christmas lights currently (I included a photograph). The sidewalks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DBossard
Reviewed December 7, 2018

They have repainted the sidewalk in front since our last trip. It looked very nice. We stopped there on the way to the One World Trade Center. My brother was super excited and was prepared with his Ghost Busters shirt. He still owns a Ghost...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amyw2012
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

After many days of trying to get here we did it today. What a great moment of excitement to see the firehouse, meet the boys working there, take photos and buy t shirts and badges. To top it off they were preparing their stunning Christmas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PaquitaCiara
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

We had to see this location when visiting NYC this trip ! Very easy to find on foot . This fire station has been very well maintained. We did not go inside , however we did catch the fire truck returning to the station which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carlysimon_78
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

The general theme of our trip to New York was built upon visiting places generally made famous in movies or on TV. Although the Empire State Building, the Chrysler or Central Park are arguably the most iconic our visit to the Hook 8 made me...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michaelpr2016
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It is just a fire house but if you love the films or grew up watching them, is a must see location whilst in New York. Can do tours to get there, we walked from Ground Zero and are some nice little independent shops on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ady315
Reviewed November 6, 2018

When I was younger I must of watched the movie more than a dozen time and the screaming sirens their car left the building. I wasn't aware if you can go in, I just wanted the snap and tick the box

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Grant R
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We had walked the Brooklyn Bridge and knew the firehouse wasn’t too far away - about a 20min walk. It’s exactly as you would expect with great opportunity for photos. If you are a Ghostbusters fan and are in the area, then definitely worth stopping...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

The Ghostbusters fire station is an operational fire station for Hook and Ladder 8, and is located in Tribeca not far from the 9/11 museum. The crew responded on the fateful day From the various Markings on the building they take the inclusion with good...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed October 4, 2018

The Ghostbusters Firehouse is about what you would expect. The building is on a corner and very easy to find, and it looks just like it did in the films. As it's an active firehouse, you can only look at it from the outside but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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April 14, 2018|
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Response from wabbit1 |
Outside work is complete so you can see the whole building (Which is now nice and clean) station itself is not yet open.
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Douglas P | Reviewed this property |
I was told about 8 months from now by the folks at Bubby's restaurant which is about two blocks away (and very good, by the way).
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Still in process and no official estimate available. Two contacts for the project -- call from time to time. Contact: Shavone Williams Public Information Officer 718-391-1583 Dan Leibel Junior Public Information... More