Built in 1927 this 90 year old building features different construction styles and materials. Terrazzo floors, push bottom light switches and incandescent lighting. In addition the building has a bunk room, alarm area and a vintage fire officers office.
One of five fire stations of this style built in 1927. The museum (since 1995) houses the first department ambulance, a 1947 Cadillac. Two trucks built in the Milwaukee Fire Department Shop during the 1920s and 30s. View original built in a state prison as well as a working fire alarm system which utilizes the street corner alarm box. The building has a dormitory style bunk-room, a vintage kitchen, locker room, and hose tower. Take guide tour or explore at your own pace with a museum guide sheet.