Fire Museum of Maryland

1301 York Rd.
Lutherville, MD 21093- Map It
(410) 321-7500

AAA Editor Notes

Fire Museum of Maryland is off I-695 exit 26B at 1301 York Rd. The main exhibit has more than 40 fire engines ranging from hand pumper and horse-drawn steam engines to motorized apparatuses dating from 1806 to 1955. Four working fire alarm offices show how fire alarms once worked. The museum also contains a restored 1871 firehouse. In the Discovery Room children can try on uniforms, climb on a 1938 fire engine, pull a fire hose into a hose tower and work the mechanics of a 1927 Mack pumper. A video and an audio tour dedicated to the Great Baltimore Fire of 1904 also are offered, along with two of the engines that fought in the fire. Special events are offered. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$12; $10 (ages 62+ and firefighters); $5 (ages 2-18).
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 10-4, June-Aug.; Sat. 10-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.