Museum of Fire
Step inside the Museum of Fire and you will find yourself immersed in the intriguing world of fire and firefighting. Traversing the history of the firefighting in Australia from military brigades and insurance brigades – to the formation of Fire and Rescue NSW as the organisation we know them as today.
The perfect day out for the family is here with a rich and fascinating pass to discover of one of our key emergency services whilst the children have endless fun with our various videos, interactive elements and last but not least, our junior firefighter’s area with fire truck cabins the kids can climb in ready to head into action.
There is something for everyone at the Museum of Fire.
Actively welcomes people with access needs.
Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
Have a step free main entrance to the building and/or reception area (includes ramps or slopes with a maximum gradient of 1:14, otherwise are too steep for wheelchairs)
Have a wheelchair accessible toilet / shower and change room
Have accessibility information and photos, including of a bathroom, room and/or floor plan on your website (can be emailed on request)
Have accessible seating areas in theatrette
Have an accessible public toilet which is unlocked
Offer multiple options for booking - web, email, phone
Provide seating in common areas including reception area
Use Plain English / easy read signage and information (includes menus and emergency information)
Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)