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Buffalo Fire Historical Society

1850 William St, Buffalo, NY 14206-1449
+1 716-892-8400
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Fire history

If you're interested in firefighting history or just want to see a nice collection of fire... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Florida_Bill813
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Tampa, Florida
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Only open on Saturday

Small museum located away from the downtown area. If you are a fireman, you might enjoy this, but... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
SkinDiver2011
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Buffalo, New York
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4 Jun 2017
“Fire history ”
1 Apr 2017
“Only open on Saturday”
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1850 William St, Buffalo, NY 14206-1449
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+1 716-892-8400
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

If you're interested in firefighting history or just want to see a nice collection of fire memorabilia get in here. Unfortunately they are only open on Saturday. The docent who led our tour told us many of the back stories about the items on display.

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Reviewed April 1, 2017

Small museum located away from the downtown area. If you are a fireman, you might enjoy this, but after 20 minutes, I was out and looking for the next attraction.

1  Thank SkinDiver2011
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Reviewed June 30, 2013

Excellent fire museum for firefighters and fire buffs alike. This museum has an excellent collection of firefighting memorabilia from Buffalo's past. You will find early Buffalo firefighting items from wooden pipe and wooden fire plugs that brought water into the city with an original hand...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2013

Open on Saturdays 9 AM til 4 PM, FREE admission! Large collection of firefighting equipment including hand tools, an antique steamer and hose cart. A real tiller cab from Ladder 5 allows you to experience what it is like to drive a tiller ladder. Many...More

5  Thank Kevin B
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