The New York City Fire Museum is located in a renovated 1904 firehouse at 278 Spring Street, between Varick and Hudson Streets, in Manhattan’s Hudson Square district.
All Museum guests must wear a face mask properly during entire visit.
Hours of Operation
Wednesday thru Sunday, 10am to 5pm
Open Wednesday through Sunday only.
Masks required, the CDC strongly recommends that people, even if vaccinated, wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission. As such, we advise employees, members and guests visiting the Museum wear a mask.
Advance tickets are preferred for General Admission, walk-ins welcome
$10.00 for Adults
$8.00 for Students, Seniors, Firefighters, AAA members, Federally Disabled
$5.00 for Children
Must bring appropriate ID
New York City Fire Museum, Museum Council and Cool Culture members
Active FDNY and NYPD members
Active US Military service members
Self Guided Group Tickets
If you would like to schedule a self guided tour for your group please use the button below to book. Minimum of 15 people.
Fire Safety Tour Tickets
If you would like to schedule a Fire Safety tour for your group please use the button below to book. Please note guided tours are subject to availability.
We are closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
There is no parking facility at the Fire Museum. There is limited metered street parking. A pay parking lot (Edison Parking) is located next door to the Museum.
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Directions via Public Transportation
To reach the Museum by subway, take the “C” or “E” train (8th Avenue Local) to Spring Street. Walk west 1½ 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 Google Maps to get public transportation, walking and driving directions.