The birthplace of

Professional Firefighting

The Cincinnati Fire Museum highlights the significant contributions that Cincinnati has made to the firefighting profession. Cincinnati is the birthplace of professional firefighting and we are proud to display its history. Our mission is to share and celebrate the history of firefighting in Cincinnati while providing a unique fire-safety education experience. Our vision is to bring the traditions of firefighting to life—in a museum that helps save lives.

Tuesdays – Saturdays: 10AM – 4PM
Closed Sunday & Monday

315 West Court Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Three blocks north of the Cincinnati Convention Center


Adults: $8
Seniors (65+): $7
Children (7–17): $6
Children (6 and younger): FREE with
admission of an adult or senior

Multimedia Theater

Soon to be an immersive exhibit
“A Day in the Life of a Firefighter”

Multimedia Theater

CFM Easter Egg Hunt

Sat, Apr 8
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EST
Join us for a fun morning to hunt for Easter eggs amongst our two floors of history exhibits. The Easter Bunny will be present at this event and available for selfies : )


We will be closed Tues-Friday for carpet installation in our first floor exhibit areas.