Welcome to the San Antonio Fire Museum
The Museum is Open 10:00am to
4:00pm Tuesday thru Saturday
(A voluntary donation for adult admission is requested)
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Located at 801 E. Houston, just steps away from the Alamo, The SAFM occupies the former Central Fire Headquarters, built in 1938 by the WPA.
Also known as "#1's Fire Station" until 2011, the building was home to various specialized equipment and Command Staff officers for over seven decades.
The San Antonio Fire Museum
801 E. Houston
San Antonio, TX 78205
The Annual Meeting of the Membership of the San Antonio Fire Museum Society will be held September 28, 2015. At this time, 8 Director's position will be voted on. All Members of the Society are invited to attend this important meeting!
Featured on KSAT 12's SA Live!
Please note, this was aired in January of 2015, just prior to our partial remodeling of the Museum; we will NOT be closed "next week!"
Our First Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament raised over $40,000 for the Museum!
And Remember, ALL FUNDS RAISED will be MATCHED by the City of San Antonio!
Our thanks go out to all of our Sponsors and Golfers, the Dominion Golf Club, and all the volunteers who made it happen!
And a SPECIAL thanks to Tommy Thompson and Speedy Gonzalez!
Volunteer of the Year!
Walter Brewer was named Volunteer of the Year for 2015 at the Museum Society's August 2015 Board Meeting. Walter was presented with a plaque, a Gift Certificate for Texas Roadhouse, and a framed copy of the picture that we will hang proudly in the Museum!
Congratulations Walter, You've Earned it!
Support the Museum!
Your Donations and Memberships help us to continue our Mission of preserving and exhibiting artifacts, apparatus, documents and photos of the San Antonio Fire Department!
The City of San Antonio has awarded the Fire Museum a $150,000.00 MATCHING GRANT!
Every dollar we raise will be MATCHED by the City (up to $150,000.00)
Help us meet our goal!
Click HERE to Donate or Join!
Come Join us for a fascinating tour of the History of the Fire Service where we exhibit antique Fire Apparatus, hundreds of photos of our past Brothers and Sisters, and artifacts dating back to the mid-1800's.
School and Group Tours available!
Contact us @ (210) 390-7236 or email us by clicking safmtours