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Michigan Firehouse Museum

110 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2445
+1 734-547-0663
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Great Museum and Fun Experience

This museum is a hidden gem in Ypsilanti! We spent about 2 hours and really enjoyed all of the... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
DrJulie628
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Ypsilanti, Michigan
Great Fireman history

I took my Uncle here who was a fireman and he loved it. He had visted a couple other Fire museums... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
Gregory T
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Trufant, Michigan, United States
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110 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2445
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+1 734-547-0663
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This museum is a hidden gem in Ypsilanti! We spent about 2 hours and really enjoyed all of the exhibits - they have several full size vehicles along with a good variety of other interesting objects both historic and current. The Michigan Firehouse Museum is...More

Thank DrJulie628
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I took my Uncle here who was a fireman and he loved it. He had visted a couple other Fire museums, but said he had never seen any early horse drawn rigs before. We both had a great time with him sharing stories that the...More

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was a very interesting museum! Only took about an hour to get through! Some neat information was on hand! A nice little stop!

Thank Christine-Sturm
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Music year olds had a blast. They live all the old fire trucks, and other equipment. The helmet collection was a favorite of mine.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were visiting our kids and grandkids so we decided to get out of the house and go to this museum. Our 2 yr old grandson loved it! There was a gift shop where he was able to get some firetrucks, etc so he was...More

Thank ned4me
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Tons of fire truck/firemen memorabilia that was such fun to see. Very sell maintained and inexpensive to tour. Lots of history in there. Takes about an hour to tour. Well worth it.

Thank SydVa
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I've driven past this museum hundreds of times always with the intention of someday stopping and going in. Well as a last minute driver for a group of senior citizens I have to admit I was pleasantly surprised by all the exhibits on display. Out...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The firehouse museum is a nice local-museum place. It's clean and has lots to look at.... Then again, It's small in size and not interactive. Want to see the area historically through the eyes of a firehouse? Go here. Want high action, entertainment and danger?!?...More

Thank jennB7
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is in a restored firehouse from the 1800s - a beautiful building - and has an array of historic and more modern fire trucks and memorabilia. Fun for kids, and of great interest to adults as well. A small gift shop lets you pick...More

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A must visit and lots to see. Staff was very helpful and shared a lot of info about the museum. Many levels of displays and the old firehouse was great to see. Thanks again.

Thank fdguy32
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