Our next open house is Saturday, June 23.
The museum is currenly only opened on the 4th Saturday of the month, except in December when we're closed for the holiday.
The hours of operation for open houses are from 10:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M.
Click on the link below to see the Calendar of Events.
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The Fire Museum of Greater Chicago was named one of the top seven museums - Chicago by Top 7 Travel!
Chicago is a great city and one that when the winds are going will make you want to get inside. However, what you will find is the city offers so many museums to visit it is nearly impossible to figure out which one you should be diving into. This is when you need to discover the top 7 museums in Chicago.
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7. Fire Museum of Greater Chicago
Fire departments and firefighters are often the unsung heroes of a local community. The problem is they tend to have traditions that seemingly fade away as times or even chiefs change. However, the Fire Museum of Greater Chicago preserves those traditions with the exhibits they have for the Chicago department and the surrounding departments as well.
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The museum was featured on WGN's Around Town with Ana Belaval segment on June 6th.
Museum in the Media
The museum was included in the Chicago Tribune's, Secret Chicago pull-out section as a Museum that walks on the "Weird Side."