I stumbled on this little gem by accident. An authentic old Firehouse! This is a great, though small, museum. The fire apparatus give some insight into how challenging it would have been to fight even a small fire. I think the size of the museum allows one to connect more personally to the history of Friendship Firehouse, and really appreciate... 更多
My husband and I had never seen a museum devoted to a firehouse before and we decided to stop in while on a recent trip to Alexandria. Although it's small, the museum was great! The main floor houses historic firefighting equipment. The second floor contains exhibits devoted to the history of the Friendship Firehouse. Its association with Presidents of the... 更多
Learning about the former firehouse rivalries in Old Town was fun, and the old fire fighting equipment is really cool. Good for kids and adults.
---Two adults who enjoy doing creative things and seeing museums. This was our first visit to this small museum. We paid $2.00 each for admission to the event which, I think, included one pre-baked, dough ornament each. Each additional ornament cost $1.00. ---The event was held on the second floor where there were two long tables and, possibly, a smaller... 更多
The firehouse is a fun 15 minute diversion especially for kids (or when you need AC in mid-summer). Interesting set of paraphernalia but overall a pretty quick tour.
Tour guide very well informed, old fire trucks most unique and even upstairs the uniforms shout bravery! Would recommend for... 更多