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City of Jackson Fire Museum

355 W Woodrow Wilson Ave, Jackson, MS 39213-7596
+1 601-960-2433
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Average at Best

Average at best. Left on our own to pretty much looking around. There is a working fire department... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Fire Museum

This is a great fire museum, and your children will love the trucks and all the firefighter gear... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2016
John Y
Flowood, Mississippi
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1 week ago
“Average at Best”
7 Jul 2016
“Great Fire Museum”
355 W Woodrow Wilson Ave, Jackson, MS 39213-7596
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Average at best. Left on our own to pretty much looking around. There is a working fire department next door. They have lots of old equipment around and it was very interesting looking at all the old equipment. This museum is located in a high...More

Thank Devildog126
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a great fire museum, and your children will love the trucks and all the firefighter gear that they will get to see and in some cases touch.

Thank John Y
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is a small museum located adjacent to a working fire station, the museum itself is representative of an under funded attempt at a historical look at the Jackson Fire Department. The exhibits are few and not well presented. This would be ok for an...More

Thank tbb603h
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We really wanted to visit this museum. We tried calling before we drove over, no answer. "Tom-Tom'd" over to the location. Rang the bell, knocked on all the doors, called the phone numbers listed on the outside, no answer. Must need to know the secret...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 18 October 2014

The City of Jackson Fire Museum 355 Woodrow Wilson Jackson MS 601-960-2433 Mo-Fr 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission free! Selfguided at all! A little view to the other side of the Woodrow Wilson gave us the idea that there was #355, a former fire...More

Thank Grenzgaenger4652
Reviewed 14 March 2014 via mobile

The place doesn't have a lot to see; about 5-6 fire engines and some historical placards. That being said, Sherrie, who led the your, was very nice. She helped my son (6) slide down the pole, she gave us info about the old fire trucks...More

4  Thank Orangecrush7287
Reviewed 1 January 2013

My dad is a retired fire captain, so I have an appreciation/respect for the profession of fire fighting. I stop at many stations and any museums when traveling just because. This was a pleasant little surprise of things to do in Jackson. I don't recall...More

9  Thank Erik4Travel
Reviewed 31 May 2012

Housed in a working fire station, the Fire Museum is a hidden gem in Jackson. The curator, Ms. Sherri, is fabulous and has the patience of a saint; our children loved her. The museum visit includes an age appropriate discussion of fire safety which includes...More

9  Thank civilengtiger
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