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Welcome to The Columbia Fire Department's Fire Museum


Columbia Fire Museum:

 The Columbia Fire Museum celebrates the rich history of South Carolina's largest fire department. Located downtown at Fire Department Headquarters, 1800 Laurel Street, it is near the historic Robert Mills House, Hampton Preston Mansion, and Woodrow Wilson's boyhood home. Some of the artifacts date to the mid-1800's and include antique fire fighting equipment, an interactive exhibit, a photo history of fire fighting in Columbia.

Museum 2

                Museum 8

Visitors are Welcome!

  Individuals and groups are invited to visit anytime from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, excluding holidays.  Admission is free.   For more information or to schedule a guided tour, call (803) 545-3700 or click here. Send an e-mail to schedule a tour.

Photographs of Exhibits

1903 Metropolitan Steamer

1929 American LaFrance
Firefighter's Memorial   Fire Alarm Call Box System
Hose Reel   Show Cases



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