Explore the drama and danger of fire and fire fighting at the largest Museum of Fire in Australia. Explore the history of fighting fires from the earliest times right up to the challenges of present day fires. The Museum is also the leading fire safety education facility in the country, so you will have fun exploring the history of fire fighting and also learn what to do if there is a fire or you catch fire.
Themes covered by the museum are bushfires, dialling 000, burn prevention and treatment, and fire fighting since the early days of European settlement with fire engines and fire fighting equipment used since then on display including the original switch room from fire headquarters in Sydney.
Tours are available for all groups and bookings are essential. Worksheets and activities for school groups are available and the museum has a fully equipped 120 seat theatre.
Toilets and complex all on ground floor level.
Junior Fire Fighters Training Area with half cabin fire engine children can play in, dress up as a firefighter, computer interactive games, puzzles and simulator
02 4731 3000
1 Museum Drive
Penrith South, New South Wales, 2750
Access With Assistance for the Disabled, Car park, Guide, Parking for the Disabled, Picnic Area, Public Toilet, Shop
Experiences you can enjoy at Museum Of Fire:
Educational Tourism, Historic/Heritage, Science and Technology