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Fireboat Firefighter Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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We saw the demonstration of the fireboat in Greenport harbor and that was great. Left a lasting... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Huntington, NY
A different kind of a Museum! History...

So we decided to visit because it was on the water, this peaked our interest! My husband is a... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Diane W
Port Washington, New York, United States
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Wiggins St, Greenport Commercial Pier, Greenport, NY 11944
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We saw the demonstration of the fireboat in Greenport harbor and that was great. Left a lasting impression

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I would have loved to see this museum but I came at 3pm on a Saturday and the gentleman informed me they were closing. I was disappointed.

Thank Sidonie J
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Not open on weekdays to visitors which is a pity as this looks like a very workman like vessel. A long way from NYC where it spent it's working life.

Reviewed 26 November 2017

So we decided to visit because it was on the water, this peaked our interest! My husband is a volunteer fire fighter so we wanted to support the local community. The kids thought it was very cool. You can even buy t- shirts which we...More

4  Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Please go see this Fire Boat. It was a pleasure to meet the volunteers onboard the FireFighter. What a massive ship. I hope I can see it one day shiny broth again.

1  Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 29 August 2017

took me by surprise. i did not know that it was there. very interesting and it is free but asks for a small donation

1  Thank Karen E
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A free - donations requested - of a fireboat. Docents are very informative and take you to engine room, main deck, and bridge. Allowed my child to sit in captain's seat and ring bell. Recommended for history lovers, very informative.

1  Thank gostartraveler
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Very interesting attraction. Boat is grimy and gritty and give the real feel of what the firefighter aboard must have faced in the line of duty.

2  Thank Dean R
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Do not miss this free tour (donations accepted) with great history about this restoration in progress. Knowledgeable staff, impressed young kids who give the tours. They really know their stuff!!

2  Thank PG A
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The museum was a discovery during our walking afternoon in Greenport. None of us had any idea about the history and special events depicted on this museum/boat. Very Cool!

2  Thank Lee S
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Marilyn B
3 July 2017|
Response from flyingcow123 |
We can arrange that, give us a call at 631-333-2230.