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Central Fire Station

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Great night views

Drive pass it - great views at night with all the lights. Impressive architecture for a fire station

Reviewed 9 October 2018
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Worth stopping in for an off the beaten path visit

This is certainly an off the beaten path museum and it's fun to drop in and look around. The... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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62 Hill Street Central Fire Station, Singapore 179367, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The admission was free. The facilities fantastic. The host very welcoming on arrival. This is definitely a nice to do in Singapore if you have time. The evolution of emergency response and capability is well displayed with both old and new. Interactive couple of Haz...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank infrequet
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Drive pass it - great views at night with all the lights. Impressive architecture for a fire station

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sheanac2015
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Firefighting service is now part of Civil Defence force. This fire station beautiful building is the oldest one in Singapore and it houses the Civil Defence Heritage gallery and the firefighting history museum. You can see the equipments of firefighting techniques used throughout the history...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have been here a few times over the years for the 9am Saturday morning open house. It's a good opportunity for the kids to climb up into a real fire engine and to see the inside of an ambulance. They usually give out some...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is certainly an off the beaten path museum and it's fun to drop in and look around. The gentlemen who runs it is extremely knowledgeable, cordial and very welcoming. You get great insight into how firefighting has evolved in Singapore. It's both fun and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve A
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We walked passed and popped into the museum to look around. Incredibly interesting and offered such an incredible insight to the work done and the developments into Singapore’s fire service over the years. Segar was incredibly kind and gave us a behind the scenes personalised...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sophie P
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We touched down in Singapore and rushed to visit the open house of the central fire station. They showed how to operate the hoses, gave briefings on the background of the firefighter's routine, etc. The museum is interactive and has lots of information and things...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We happened on this museaum after a frosty welcome at the philanthropic museaum round the corner . This is a gem if a find with all things about the history of Singapore fire fighters . My husband and I and our daughters loved our time...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pom04
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

very disappointed... Today is my last day on Singapore and I wanted to visit the Central Barracks. I visited the fire department of 26 countries and never closed the door. i thought singapore firefighters with the spirit of welcome for their firefighter friends from other...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank samusa34
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This received the 2002 architectural heritage award. Now housing the Civil Defence heritage gallery, it opens from 10am - 5pm from Tuesdays to Sundays. This is along the SG50 Jubilee Walk commemorating 50 years of independence.

Date of experience: December 2017
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