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Central Fire Station

62 Hill Street Central Fire Station, Singapore 179367, Singapore
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Great insight to the Fire service in Singapore

We walked passed and popped into the museum to look around. Incredibly interesting and offered such... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Sophie P
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A great peek into a firefighter's live

We touched down in Singapore and rushed to visit the open house of the central fire station. They... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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62 Hill Street Central Fire Station, Singapore 179367, Singapore
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We walked passed and popped into the museum to look around. Incredibly interesting and offered such an incredible insight to the work done and the developments into Singapore’s fire service over the years. Segar was incredibly kind and gave us a behind the scenes personalised...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We touched down in Singapore and rushed to visit the open house of the central fire station. They showed how to operate the hoses, gave briefings on the background of the firefighter's routine, etc. The museum is interactive and has lots of information and things...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We happened on this museaum after a frosty welcome at the philanthropic museaum round the corner . This is a gem if a find with all things about the history of Singapore fire fighters . My husband and I and our daughters loved our time...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

very disappointed... Today is my last day on Singapore and I wanted to visit the Central Barracks. I visited the fire department of 26 countries and never closed the door. i thought singapore firefighters with the spirit of welcome for their firefighter friends from other...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This received the 2002 architectural heritage award. Now housing the Civil Defence heritage gallery, it opens from 10am - 5pm from Tuesdays to Sundays. This is along the SG50 Jubilee Walk commemorating 50 years of independence.

Thank dynamic14
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I have visited couple of time on this Central Fire station Gallery . This is one of oldest fire station in singapore and the tower was used to observe any fire occur near chinatown area. This central fire station still in operation and open for...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This was a welcome Free place to visit, we found it while walking the streets on the 2nd day we were in Singapore. It was air-conditioned (which for a tourist not used to the heat) it was fabulous. I learnt things and saw things I...More

Thank Danni F
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Great museum plotting the history of firefighting in Singapore. Some good exhibits. If you have an hour to spare or just want to take some photos, worth a quick visit.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Visit here with children and they love to see many kinds of fireman's truck from time to time. Singapore's oldest remaining fire station - the Central Fire Station Singapore - houses the Civil Defense Heritage Gallery where kids can discover vintage fire engines and equipment,...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Retired Chief Segar was great. The comradery he show to an old firefighter with 40 years of emergency services was great. I felt at home. Singapore should be proud of the past, current and future members that are protecting the hertiage of the emergency services....More

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