During the 1970's a group of enthusiasts within the South Yorkshire Fire Service formed The South Yorkshire Fire Service Historical Society. Within a few years they had accumulated a large collection of fire service memorabilia which included everything from photographs to fire appliances and had outgrown the limited space available on Fire Service premises. They were then fortunate enough to acquire the old Sheffield Fire & Police Station at a peppercorn rent. This building had been used by various commercial concerns over the years but had miraculously survived virtually in its original condition.
The Museum has gone from strength to strength and is now run by volunteers as a registered charity.
Every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday Mondays 11:00 - 17:00
School term time: Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays 10:00 14:00
School holidays: Monday - Fridays: 10:00 - 16:00
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For full details on pre-booked visits write to the
Fire Police Museum (Sheffield),
The Old Fire Station, West Bar,
Sheffield, S3 8PT.
Museum E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Historical Society E-Mail: email@example.com