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Prince Rupert Fire Museum Society

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Seeing Is Believing

Visiting this small fire museum gained much knowledge on the equipment used to battle fire in the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Tawau, Malaysia
Wonderful antiques to see

Great staff ready and willing to answer any questions. You get very close to the items and it is... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Toronto, Canada
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200 1st Ave W, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A8, Canada
+1 250-624-2211
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

What a wonderful experience. It’s possibly the smallest museum I’ve been in, but the enthusiastic volunteer who explained the exhibits was extremely informative and knowledgable. The restored fire truck looks like it Wes built yesterday, but when you see the state in which it was...More

Thank rogerairriess
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Excellent ex fireman spent a long time talking to us about the area and the equipment and fires of ,the past in Prince Rupert. Great artifacts on display. The guide was eager and enjoyed his job. It was a very pleasant and informative experience.

Thank sharbear2018
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Small little museum in the old firehouse.with a very interesting former fireman dispensing info. Major attraction is a fully restored 1925 REO Speedwagon that was found in pieces in a field. It's a beaut! Lots of info about the great fires in Prince Rupert as...More

Thank stevengJ6983WF
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Visiting this small fire museum gained much knowledge on the equipment used to battle fire in the early days. Great effort in preserving the old 'fire truck'. Also learnt that the reason why the new fire engineer is not painted in red - for easier...More

Thank petersjsim
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great staff ready and willing to answer any questions. You get very close to the items and it is definitely cared for. Building is small and relies on donations. Wonderful antique fire truck and miniatures.

Thank C S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Prince Rupert Fire Museum is small, but full of important local history. Depending on your preference and level of interest, you could easily spend anywhere from 10 minutes to in excess of an hour at this little gem. The museum documents, in almost painstaking...More

Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The museum itself is very small. It barley big enough for a small group of people but also makes use of the space it has.

Thank Odessa W
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Loved this place. The guy that works there is a former firefighter and he is very friendly and informative. The old fire truck with it's wooden spokes is cool.

Thank Telkwagirl
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This was a fun place for four senior citizens to kill an hour or two. Kids of all ages will love it!

Thank TimHelton
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It is free admission and the guy running it is so passionate about it and keeps everything in running condition. He walked us around the place which is pretty small but has got quite a few collections. The fire truck is a running model and...More

Thank Sacheen Srikant N
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