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Canadian Fire Fighters Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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So sad to see this go!

Such a wonderful place and such an important part of the community! So sad to see it closed but... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Sharon H
Brilliant

A small museum run by volunteers but they have packed in a tremendous amount of kit and... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2017
mojo3040
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95 Mill St South | In the harbour area., Port Hope, Ontario L1A 2T3, Canada
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Such a wonderful place and such an important part of the community! So sad to see it closed but looking forward to having it resurrected in its new location soon!

Thank Sharon H
Ken B, Public Relations Manager at Canadian Fire Fighters Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you! We're in storage until we find a new location. Stay tuned!

Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

A small museum run by volunteers but they have packed in a tremendous amount of kit and memorabilia, thus doing the firefighters a great service. Free entry, but donations requested and please do as they plough it all back into running this little gem of...More

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Ken B, Public Relations Manager at Canadian Fire Fighters Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you very much for your excellent review. It's reviews like this that keep us going! And please tell your friends to visit us!

Reviewed September 7, 2017

We took our two grandchildren (3 and 5) to the museum.On entering you cook see their eyes light up at the sight of the big red fire trucks.The staff was most obliging in permitting the kids to explore and sit in the vehicles and share...More

2  Thank bryant323
Ken B, Public Relations Manager at Canadian Fire Fighters Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2017

Thanks for your review! We love it when children have fun at the museum!

Reviewed August 23, 2017

A little known museum. Very informative, lots of history. There are interactive exhibits for children. I highly recommend this for anyone interested in the history of fighting fires

1  Thank Lori S
Reviewed July 19, 2017

as a retired Toronto fireman I had to check this out in my retirement. A small but impressive collection well worth the visit. Your kids will love it and volunteer staff are very friendly. Unfortunately they are in a loaned municipal building and are now...More

3  Thank thephoenixrisesagain
Reviewed July 15, 2017

A one of a kind, charming and detailed exhibit. Wonderful artifacts with well written information. Fun activities for kids. Cool and shady. Nice place for a visit and a lunch picnic out front on the tables. Loved the huge fire trucks!!! Will come back again.

4  Thank katherinemcharg1
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Interesting little museum to visit. Lots of fire fighting memorabilia to look at. Small gift shop with cute items. Check the hours before you go as we went on a Wednesday and they were closed.

4  Thank cat762
Reviewed July 4, 2017

If you see this sign on the 401 make sure to drop in and see the wonderful equipment held at this Museum. Every child will love to dress up as their hero. Something to be learned by everyone. Make sure you take time to check...More

2  Thank ruthmarvin
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Love dropping in to this museum. Great place for visitors to Port Hope. Very kid friendly! Thanks to all the volunteers!

2  Thank bulgerce
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

I hear they are trying to move so they can display more. This is good news. Pay what you can and take your time. The curator has a heart for the firefighting industry and it shows. Informative and well displayed I could see how kids...More

2  Thank judymI4527PH
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