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The Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting in Phoenix, Arizona

 
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Distance from city center: 9.7mi
marius_f's pictureby marius_f History & Culture travel tip
added on the 21st of September, 2010
This museum is really unique. There aren't very many facilities that feature firefighting cars and materials for display to visitors. So this museum is quite on its on in its league. :)

The museum has about 5 galleries each presenting vehicles from the United States collected throughout the years. There are, however exhibits from France, England, Austria and even Japan. One of the galleries is dedicated only to the heroes of firefighting, presenting each and every one of them in detail. The most unique gallery of the museum features cars from wildland firefighting, being the only exhibit of its kind.

The whole museum is really amazing and interesting. Firefighting is a subject that should be taken into consideration more in our days, not just entertainment and such.

Address:
6101 E Van Buren Street

Price:
They're accepting donations or you can sign up for membership.

On the web:
http://www.hallofflame.org/

 
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