"The Dallas Firefighters Museum" Top 5 Page for this destination Fair Park Tip by keeweechic

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The Firefighters Museum has been set up in the 1907 No.5 Hook and Ladder Company Station right opposite Fair Park. They have a great collection of old fire equipment, clothing and fire trucks which includes 'Old Tige', a 1884 horse-drawn steam pumper and a 1936 ladder truck. All the displays record the history of fire fighting which span about 100 years. There is also more modern day equipment on display.

The museum is staffed by retired firefighters Wednesday through Saturday from 9-4. There is also a gift shop.

Address: 3801 Parry Ave (corner of Commerce St),
Directions: Opposite Fair Park.
Phone: 214-670-8400
Website: http://www.dallascityhall.com/fairpark/coliseum.html

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Nov 23, 2003
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