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Houston Fire Museum

2403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77006-2359
+1 713-524-2526
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It was ok-I'd skip this

We were so excited to check this out but it was sort of lame. You looked in 2 rooms to read about... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Alheinl
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Interesting for a low maintenance date option

Wants something different to do as a COMPLIMENTARY activity to a mid-day date, this would be and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Packageintheair
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Houston, Texas
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15 Aug 2017
“It was ok-I'd skip this ”
13 Jul 2016
“Interesting for a low maintenance date option”
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2403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77006-2359
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We were so excited to check this out but it was sort of lame. You looked in 2 rooms to read about history and there was a tiny play area for the kids. We did come on a free kid day but the cost of...More

Thank Alheinl
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Wants something different to do as a COMPLIMENTARY activity to a mid-day date, this would be and OPTION. Now pls. note, I would compliment this event activity with some additional stimuli if you want a second date. BUT, it's different from the let's do a...More

Thank Packageintheair
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Recently took my little one (5) to the Fire Museum. He loved the old fire trucks and the nice fireman who was there. Not a big museum but worth a look. Lots of history on the fire department in Houston.

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 1 January 2016

While the kids had fun, the museum only had one room really dedicated to them. I was expecting an old engine or two for them to climb. There was a short pole for them to slide down, and an "engine cab" they could use to...More

Thank Ed77077
Reviewed 6 December 2015

This museum is okay, but it is in an odd location downtown with only limited street parking. They have a decent amount of merchandise, but the staff do not seem to be that enthusiastic about being there. There are better fire museums out there, like...More

Thank longhornjz
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This museum took my family about 45 minutes to go through . There were nice displays, not a lot of info for the up stairs. The main display on the floor level gave a lot of fire history.

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

The six year old old loved the opportunity to dress up as firemen and climb over the preserved fire trucks. All the adults appreciated the nostalgic pictures and fact that the historic firehouse wasn't torn down.

Thank trymahjong
Reviewed 15 August 2015

For a city with such. A vibrant history as Houston and with the sheer amount of equipment in the area it's really ashame this was not down better. Ok to see but really, Houston. Brenham has a better one.

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I am a firefighter so I enjoy visiting these museums. It had a really fascinating look into life in the early Houston fire department. It is a small museum, but it's not over priced either. I recommend spending an hour there.

1  Thank gprimr1
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Visited this museum with a discount from Groupon. Free street parking. The staff were very friendly. Small museum with plenty of information and things to look at. Kiddos loved the play room. They could dress up and play in the cab of the firetruck. GREAT...More

1  Thank Kat R
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