Visitor Information: Hours and Admission Cost

The New York City Fire Museum is located at 278 Spring Street between Varick and Hudson Streets in Manhattan's Hudson Square district, west of SoHo.


Open 7 days a week: 10:00AM to 5:00PM.

We are closed on the following federal holidays:  New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Colombus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

For Group Tours:

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$8.00 for Adults.
$5.00 for Children (12 and under), seniors and students with college ID.
Children under 2 free.

For groups of 15 or more:  $5.00 per person (Advance reservations are needed)

Free with ID:
New York City Fire Museum members
Active US Military service members and Merchant Marine
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There is no parking facility at the Fire Museum. There is limited metered street parking and garages next door to the Museum. For discounted parking download the ParkWhiz app, and enter code W2ARAPlease note the Fire Museum is not affiliated with any parking garages listed.

How to get to the NYCFM


Via Public Transportation

To reach the Museum by subway, take the "C" or "E" train (8th Avenue Local) to Spring Street. Walk west 1 ½ blocks. Alternately, take the "1" train (IRT) to Houston Street. Walk south along Varick Street for 4 blocks to Spring Street. Walk west ½ block.

To reach the Museum via bus, take the M10 or M21 to Spring Street.

Still not sure how to get here? Visit HopStop to get subway and bus directions.

Via Car
Visitors come from all over to see the Museum. If the directions below are not specific enough for your needs, we recommend you visit for exact directions from your location.

From North: Take Varick Street (7th Avenue) south to Houston; make a right on Houston, left on Washington, left on Spring.

From West Street: Traveling south, make a left on Clarkson, right on Washington, left on Spring. Traveling north, make a right on Spring (street after Canal).

From Brooklyn Bridge: Cross Chambers to West Street (see above).

From uptown: Take Houston across to Washington, left on Washington, left on Spring.

A pay parking lot (Edison Parking) is located next door to the Museum.


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