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Denton Firefighters Museum

332 E Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201-4272
+1 940-349-8840
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Small but very thought out

Very well thought out museum with lots of fireman suits through the ages. Also some great old... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
cbpetrusek
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Texas
A wonderful collection honoring history & firefighters

Check this place out, lots to look at and well documented history. You'll find really interesting... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Cet807
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Denton, Texas
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Opened by local firefighters in 2005, the museum is located in the lobby of Central Fire Station and houses firefighting memorabilia from the 1800s to the present. Collections include an old hose cart that was pulled by hand, 1935 equipment from a ladder truck, breathing apparatuses from past decades and much more.
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“fire station” (2 reviews)
“firefighting” (3 reviews)
“gear” (2 reviews)
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332 E Hickory St, Denton, TX 76201-4272
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very well thought out museum with lots of fireman suits through the ages. Also some great old pictures of the old Denton Fire Station from the 1890s. They also have a good selection of fire truck toys for children to see.

Thank cbpetrusek
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Check this place out, lots to look at and well documented history. You'll find really interesting exhibits and friendly people.

Thank Cet807
Reviewed 21 April 2017

With a piece of the WTC as a memorial to the 411, it is a quick tear-jerker, but they have amazing historic extinguishers, suits, gear, and more! The firefighters are ready to give a tour of the department if you ask nicely.

Thank spiderfeather
Reviewed 26 October 2016

An amazing collection of historical fire fighting items that tell the story and history of Denton Firefighting. Grandkids loved it.

Thank Aggie B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A look at some of the equipment used in the past and pictures of various trucks and fires in Denton. This is in a Real fire station so a look at the current trucks is also a possibility if they're not making calls.

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Our kids had such a great time and the firefighters were super nice! This was a great way for our young children to learn about the job of a firefighter.

Thank FWRob
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We had a tour and the kids got top notch service from the firemen. KUDOS on their customer service and making the kids feel special.

1  Thank TRACY H
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Fantastic little museum and it is FREE! It is small but, the amount of displays makes up for that!! This is a working fire station and I got to meet the K-9 search dog! What a sweetheart he was! Lots to see and worth a...More

2  Thank AzDesertGirl
Reviewed 14 November 2014

not much to it overall, however there is some interesting stuff to see. You can be through the entire exhibit in less than an hour. Plan other things to do in Denton if this is your reason for coming.

1  Thank Pierce G
Reviewed 14 November 2014

We were wandering around town square and stumbled upon this little museum. There were some great old fire fighter gear and equipment on display. I even got to try on some old fire fighting gear!

2  Thank BedlamPro
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