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FASNY Museum of Firefighting

117 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY 12534-1601
+1 518-822-1875
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Excellent, well maintained museum dedicated to the history of firefighters.

My wife and I discovered this wonderful museum on a Sunday morning while touring Hudson, on our way... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Pittsgrove, New Jersey

I have been a firefighter since I was 16 and have been on a number of departments including a few... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
James T
Lincoln RI
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The premiere collection of firefighting objects in the world, featuring over 90 pieces of apparatus on display. Children’s activities include creative play on fire engines, interactive activities and the McCadam Cheese Fire Safety Discovery Room.
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117 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY 12534-1601
+1 518-822-1875
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

My wife and I discovered this wonderful museum on a Sunday morning while touring Hudson, on our way to Olana. We arrived at opening and were the only guests at that early hour. The museum is large. You need well over an hour to navigate...More

Thank Disneybus
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I have been a firefighter since I was 16 and have been on a number of departments including a few all volunteer in NY. The museum is well done and fun for kids.

Thank James T
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Headed down to Hudson, New York which doesn’t have much but it’s got the firefighter museum which is a large building with some cool things to see

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed it. Some very old fire fighting equipment that we've never seen before. Only problem is that there's no food or drink available.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We made a side trip to the FASNY Firefighting Museum because s family member is interested in firefighting. This museum has something for everyone, hands on for the little kids in the play areas, fire house room for the bigger kids and kids of all...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Amazing place near historic Hudson, the Museum was established in 1925. Very unique cars. Great place to bring children of various ages. They have a lot of activity stations for kids and also four real firetrucks for them to explore and play.

Thank il_doctore
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth the price of admission. Incredible fire fighting history and equipment on display ranging from the 1700's to current.

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This museum is two levels, stairs only, with the lower level having a 1916 American LaFrance to a 1978 Boyer International. Before the LaFrance, is a long 1902 horse drawn Hayes Aerial Ladder. My photos show a total of 19 vehicle on this level. Many...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Family with a three year old boy visiting Hudson. OMG is this place amazing. It's sprawling, the engines are shiny, and they have really cool stuff for kids. Our little one got behind the wheel of a truck and drove it to a fire raging...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It took the visit of a 2-year old to get us to FASNY--what a wonderful discovery! This 50,000 square foot gem holds a vast collection of fire fighting equipment arranged historically/chronologically with excellent explanatory text panels. Good interactives. The highlight for our young visitor were...More

1  Thank SBallCT
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