Welcome to the San Antonio Fire Museum
The Museum is Open 10:00am to
4:00pm Tuesday thru Saturday
Admission is FREE!
We are supported entirely by your generous donations and gift shop purchases!
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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.
The San Antonio Fire Museum
801 E. Houston
San Antonio, TX 78205
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!"
Volunteer of the Year!
Walter Brewer was named Volunteer of the Year for 2015 at the Museum Society's August 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!
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
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.