Closed Monday 1/16/23 - MLK Day

The Fire Museum will be closed on Monday, January 16th, 2023 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
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Museum Closing At 2:00PM

The museum will be closing at 2:00PM today due to significant winter weather in the forecast.
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Holiday Hours

The Fire Museum of Memphis will be closed from Friday, December 23, 2022, through January 2, 2023. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3 at 9 a.m. Orders from the […]
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Breakfast with Santa

December 10, 2022 - - Breakfast with Santa is an annual event at the Fire Museum of Memphis. Kids and parents have a chance to sit down with Santa and […]
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FAQ for Breakfast with Santa

Here are some frequently asked questions about Breakfast with Santa Each and every person, regardless of age, has to have a ticket to get in. Even if you do not […]
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FIRE MUSEUM CELEBRATING 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION MONTH

October is National Fire Prevention Month across the country. And 2022 is the 100th Anniversary of National Fire Prevention Month. Here in Memphis, the Fire Museum of Memphis is hosting […]
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Battalion 3 Cowboys T-Shirts Now Available On eBay only

The Battalion 3 Cowboys T-shirts honoring David Pleasant are now available on E-Bay in our E-Bay store (see below link). https://www.ebay.com/itm/314117626045?hash=item4922de98bd:g:SOAAAOSwY35jBOfd Some sizes are being restocked and may take a […]
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901 Student Passport Program - Ended 11/30/22

Grab your passport and explore some of the best museums and galleries in town – for FREE. The Office of Mayor Lee Harris is proud to announce the return of […]
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New Exhibit

Check out our new exhibit at the museum. This is our Proximity Suit Selfie Station. You can take a selfie with our firefighter wearing a Memphis Proximity Suit. The exhibit […]
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Book Your Birthday Party!

We are preparing to start construction on two parts of the Fire Museum in February. However, we don't want to stop hosting Birthday Parties. So we are making a few […]
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6th Annual HERo Day

The Memphis Fire Department in conjunction with the Girl Scouts Heart of the South and Memphis Fire Fighters Foundation will be hosting the 6th annual HERo Day for young women […]
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Memphis Fire Dept. Welcomes New PIOs

Let us officially welcome Lieutenants Qwanesha Ward & Hunter Smith as our new Public Information Officers. The PIO’s role has expanded to also include the department’s internal communications. The mission […]
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Fire Museum now on eBay

The Fire Museum of Memphis has opened a store on eBay. This store specializes in antique fire apparatus and equipment. Funds from these sales will help to renovate our archives. […]
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MFD Needs Your Help!

RESIDENTIAL FIREInformation RequestedMEMPHIS, TN - The Memphis Fire Department is currently investigating an arson fire that occurred at 571 Hemsley Street, Thursday, January 6, 2022. Investigators need assistance in identifying […]
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African American Firefighter Exhibit Opens

Memphis, TN – The Fire Museum of Memphis is proud to announce the unveiling of a new exhibit at the museum. The African-American Firefighter Exhibit will chronicle the history of […]
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Dollar Dalmatian Day

In honor of Piper and Astro's birthday, we are having a Dollar Dalmatian Day at the Fire Museum of Memphis. On Saturday November 6 from 9 a.m. to Noon, a dollar donation to the Memphis Fire and Life Safety Dogs 501c3 you can tour the museum and meet the famous Memphis Fire and Life Safety Spotters. All proceeds go to the Memphis Fire and Life Safety Dogs.
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Happy Birthday Piper!

Piper is 1 year old today. We are so glad to have her as a part of the Fire Museum of Memphis Family. WOW, how she has grown in a […]
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"Memphis Firsts" Exhibit Is Now Open

This exhibit honors the first men and women in the Memphis Fire Department who achieved historical significance in their service to the City of Memphis. It also offers a look […]
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Honoring The 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

This morning we honored those that gave the ultimate sacrifice on 9/11/2001. WE WILL NEVER FORGET!
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2021 Firefighter Safety Stand Down

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 96 firefighters died in the line of duty in 2020 and over 60,000 were injured. In addition to the dangers responders face […]
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Billy is Back!!!!

The Fire Museum of Memphis is proud to announce that Ol Billy, our history-telling, talking horse is back from his vacation in Florida. While in Florida he experienced three months […]
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New Recruit Class - Chester Anderson Training Center

Great fun today at the museum. We got to go meet the new recruit class at the Chester Anderson Training Center. Looking forward to seeing them on the job. Thank […]
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Covid-19 Guidelines From Memphis Fire

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How Can We Improve?

The museum is using this down time to see how we can improve! It would be very helpful if you could fill out this survey to let us know how we […]
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2021 Schedule

The Fire Museum of Memphis is open Monday - Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The last tour of the day will begin at 3 p.m. Face Masks are […]
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The Museum is Closed for Repairs.

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Commemorative Brick Program

The Fire Museum of Memphis has launched a fundraising campaign that includes a new commemorative brick program. The Fire Museum has begun selling engraved bricks that will be placed in […]
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FMOM BEGINS NEW STUDENT VOUCHER PROGRAM

The Fire Museum of Memphis has received a $10,000 grant from the International Paper Foundation to continue the student voucher program that began in October as part of a grant […]
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