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Compact and very interesting, like its curator

Tuesday is the only day the museum is open, but it is well worth a visit. It contains an old horse... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
Thomas R
Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
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An hour well spent.

Have visited a few times, am in awe of this little museum, one of Norfolks hidden treasures. If you... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Teddie R
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Tuesday is the only day the museum is open, but it is well worth a visit. It contains an old horse drawn fire engine, numerous fire brigade helmets, models and other memorabilia however the star is its curator, Gordon. Gordon is a former London policeman...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Have visited a few times, am in awe of this little museum, one of Norfolks hidden treasures. If you are in the Stalham area, do yourselves a favour and give this wonderful little place a look.

Thank Teddie R
Reviewed February 7, 2018

A tiny fire house, one of the oldest and smallest in England. Dedicated team of volunteers look after it and welcome passing visitors. Since I live in Stalham, I didn't really travel to visit it; I just strolled along the High Street!

Thank johnpalmer2017
Reviewed January 12, 2018

The voluknteers here know so much and are really good at answering questions. In spite of the small space there is so much to look at.

Thank fritzmollie
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Would urge anyone who is in the area to visit this wonderful little museum. The people who run it are full of knowledge about the contents on display.

Thank Teddie R
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This little museum is well worth a visit if you are in Stalham, it is full of fire station related items going backs years, a very interesting place

Thank douglas r
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Smallest museum, full of interesting things and well looked after by enthusiastic volunteers. If in the area then it's well worth taking a look inside.

Thank AmieSalmon
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Stumbled across this tiny original fire station complete with fire pump and many exhibits related to the fire service. Well presented exhibits and knowledgeable volunteer guide. Free admission. Too tiny to access wheelchair. Very quaint and historic fire house.

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

A free but small musium about old fire engine's, interesting for young and old alike, it is run by volunteers so do not complain if it is late opening we had to wait 5 minutes but it was worth the wait. It is run as...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This is that small we nearly walked passed it. But it's full of fantastic fire fighting items, the old pump is just amazing. Don't miss this it's free but donations greatly appreciated.

Thank deepsky
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