Memorial Day, May 27, through Labor Day, September 2, 2013. See the map



Come to The Pennsylvania

  National Fire Museum         


The sights, sounds and history of firefighting come to life at the Pennsylvania National Fire Museum

Housed in the 1899 Victorian firehouse Reily Hose Company No. 10, the museum features an outstanding collection of artifacts from the hand-drawn equipment of yesterday to the modern tools of today.

   For the convenience of our visitors we accept

                      Merchant Accounts


New arrivals are in the motorized room


See membership for new dues amounts



The Pennsylvania National Fire Museum Reaches Out to the World

for Its 20th Birthday


As part of its 20th anniversary celebration, the Pennsylvania National Fire Museum, in conjunction with the Harrisburg Radio Amateurs’ Club Inc., will hold a Special Event Station the weekend of Nov. 14-15. The event will be held at the museum at 1820 North 4th Street, Harrisburg. Amateur (ham) radio operators will operate the Special Station on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and on Sunday, Nov. 15, from noon to 4 p.m.   

Special Event Stations are used by hams to help commemorate historical occasions or other special events.  Members of the Harrisburg Radio Amateurs’ Club will use their radios to talk across the state, country and even around the world to spread the word about central Pennsylvania’s first-class fire museum.

Q S L card are available send a Self Address  stamped envelope  To :


1820 N 4th St.

Harrisburg, Pa. 17102 USA




















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Meet the friends of the museum.


Watch a Quick Video

A three minute introduction.

Click and watch





The gift shop has been restocked






New Books on the list Updated

Click on the book to see our book store   






       Partners with

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For Fire box information click on the fire box

New changes to the web page this month

1. What's New

The two large cubes has changed

Changes to the members' cube on the second floor

The Gamewell room keeps growing

Museum Historian Pens Historical Works






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