AAA Editor Notes
New York City Fire Museum, 1 blk. n. of the Holland Tunnel at 278 Spring St. between Hudson & Varick sts., occupies a 1904 Beaux Arts-style firehouse. Permanent and temporary exhibitions document the evolution of firefighting technology, beginning with the early bucket brigades, and depict the traditions and romantic lore of firefighting. A permanent memorial exhibit honors members of the FDNY who died Sept. 11, 2001.