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FASNY Museum of Firefighting

117 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY 12534-1601
+1 518-822-1875
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A once in a lifetime experience

Lots of great history about Fire Fighting and many interactive exhibits. The ladies in the gift... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Jeffrey T
Great for children of ALL ages...

Went with my 3 year old grandson and his mother and grandmother and aunt. No matter your age it is... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
B0bGG
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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.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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117 Harry Howard Ave, Hudson, NY 12534-1601
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Lots of great history about Fire Fighting and many interactive exhibits. The ladies in the gift shop were sweet and very helpful.

1  Thank Jeffrey T
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went with my 3 year old grandson and his mother and grandmother and aunt. No matter your age it is a great place to visit; especially if you like fire trucks and history. Children activities and stuff for old folks makes this a great place...More

1  Thank B0bGG
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I've been married to my Firefighter husband for 25 years and have gone with him to more Fire related museums in the US and other countries than I can count! This museum was by far the best one I have ever been to! We went...More

1  Thank Heidididee
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This was my first visit to the Museum. I was at the FASNY Home on family business and was given a tour of the museum after my meeting. I strongly recommend a visit for anyone involved with Fire/ EMS service, their friends and/or families. Great...More

1  Thank pokey7256
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I we are both volunteers and the local fire company in our area. We decided to take a road trip without even knowing about the museum and what a find! This was excellent, you need time to see everything in detailed. Unfortunately,...More

1  Thank Monica P
Reviewed 24 September 2016

First let me say I have been involved in the volunteer Fire, EMS and Haz Mat service since I was a teenager. My parents tell me that I was here as a real little kid but I certainly do not remember it. I have been...More

1  Thank OBX717
Reviewed 22 September 2016

What a great place for both Young and Old. This small but charming museum packs a punch. We had a great time looking at the vast collection of fire trucks from the 1600's until now. For children there was a ton to do we especially...More

2  Thank 1HudsonLvr
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is an astounding large collection of magnificent old fire engines, dating back to the 1700s! They are aesthetically beautiful. No one else was there! Any traveler to Hudson who enjoys the designs of old vehicles would be thrilled with an hour's visit to this...More

1  Thank annierandall
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to take the kids. One could spend hours here. Be sure to visit the cemetery nearby as well as the 9/11 memorial by the ball field. Only 4 stars because it needs to include EMS.

1  Thank MedicTraveler1243
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This a great museum. They have an incredible collection and have done an excellent job making it interesting and accessible for all ages. I learned a lot about the evolution of fire fighting equipment. I was particularly interested in learning how horses replaced teams of...More

1  Thank Jim W
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