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Nebraska Firefighters Museum

2434 E 1st St, Kearney, NE 68847-7904
+1 308-338-3473
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great easily reached museum

If you have someone in the family or a friend who is a fire fighter you need to see this museum... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
alphawolfie
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oklahoma
Great Firefighting Museum

This small museum is packed with history and memorabilia that does get changed out yearly. That... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
gbeerbohm
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Kearney, Nebraska
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
23 Sep 2017
“great easily reached museum”
6 Sep 2017
“Great Firefighting Museum”
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2434 E 1st St, Kearney, NE 68847-7904
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+1 308-338-3473
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

If you have someone in the family or a friend who is a fire fighter you need to see this museum. It is not big nor is it expensive to visit. It has a 1973 caddy ambulance that was still in use till a few...More

Thank alphawolfie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This small museum is packed with history and memorabilia that does get changed out yearly. That allows for repeat visits. Good for kids too, because of the fire prevention and safety tips within the museum. Very kid friendly. also, has a quality Memorial Garden behind...More

Thank gbeerbohm
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

It was very well done and it also has great meeting space. The memorial behind the building was fantastic!

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a quick tour that is worth stopping to see. Some of the pictures are fascinating, they even include an iron lung and first ambulance type stuff.

Thank Pat H H
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Stopped in when we had an afternoon to fill. Was surprised at the cost of admission $6 for adults, Kids $3. The building is small but has a lot of information inside. The memorial is very nice listing all of the known deaths of Nebraska...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is an great museum and should not be missed for those with children. If one child can learn what to do in a fire emergency to help save the lives of themselves or their family it is worth the drive to see this outstanding...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We found the Memorial outback to be more interesting than the Museum. It is near the Archway and easily accessible off I-80. The exhibits are ever-changing. The Museum has a wonderful educational component, good for all ages. If you're a firefighter or have an interest...More

Thank scgalinsd
Reviewed 2 October 2015

This is a nice tribute to the firefighters that have put in time of service in Nebraska. A bit of Nebraska firefighter history all ran by volunteers. They change things in the exhibit so it isn't always the same exhibit. It is a little hard...More

1  Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This was a moderately. Interesting place. Lots of history in the equipment on display. Very friendly. Staff.

Thank Rks79
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Go back in time.Stroll around and see all the equipment firefighters used in the early days. Not your "Disneyland" or ^Hershey Park"..but the kids will be amazed and ask lots of questions. Get off the highway and relax with family.We enjoyed it and learned some...More

Thank Atmman
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