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.


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

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


Reservations not needed for General Admission
$10.00 for Adults
$8.00 for Students, Seniors , Firefighters (with ID)
$5.00 for Children

Free with ID:
New York City Fire Museum members
Active and Retired FDNY/NYPD/DSNY/PANYNJ 
Active and Retired US Military service members and Merchant Marine
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For groups of 15 or more:
(Advance reservations are needed)

$8.00 per person


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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. 

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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