Firefighters’ Museum of Nova Scotia

Location
Located in Yarmouth (town)
Where To Find Us
451 Main St
Yarmouth, NS B5A 1G9
Areas Served Yarmouth County
Contact
E-Mail darbydl@gov.ns.ca
Phone 902-742-5525
Website firefightersmuseum.novascotia.ca/
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Description & Services
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Visit the Firefighters’ Museum in Yarmouth to discover the history of firefighting in this province. 
 
Imagine the clang of the fire bell, the smell of smoke and the feel of hot steam as firefighters of the past raced to save burning homes in communities across Nova Scotia. 
 
See the types of fire engines used from the 1800s to the 1930s. Marvel at antique hand-drawn and operated engines such as Canada’s oldest horse-drawn steam engine, an 1863 Amoskeag Steamer. Take the wheel of a 1933 Chev Bickle pumper and see collections of antique toy fire engines, shoulder crests, patches and badges from fire departments around the world.
Hours June 1- September 30 
Mon.-Sat.: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm; Sunday 10:00 am- 5:00pm 
 
October 1,-May 31 
Mon-Fri: 9:00am -4:00pm; Sat.: 1:00pm - 4:00pm; Sun- Closed
Dates Open year-round
Special Information
Tags Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Special Interest ; Summer Fun ; Visual Arts ; Volunteer Opportunity