Education

The FASNY Museum of Firefighting strives to be a value-adding member of the community. One of the fundamental ways the Museum honors this obligation is through educational programming. The Museum offers various types of educational programs including distance learning, after-school programming and field trips.

Guided Group Tours

Temporarily Unavailable. See Museum Policies for more information.

Guided tours are required for groups consisting of ten or more individuals. Group tours must be scheduled at least 3 weeks in advance. A seasonal picnic area is also available for groups of ten or more, and this area is booked on a first-come, first-serve basis. To check the availability and current rates for guided tours or to book a guided tour, please contact the Museum staff at 518.822.1875, ext. 17 or via email.

Interactive Group Tours for Ages 3 and Up

Temporarily Unavailable. See Museum Policies for more information.

Whether you’re a school group, a senior citizens club, a scouting group, a pre-school or an antique apparatus collectors club, the Museum can offer you a guided tour that will be educational, interactive and fun for your members. For more information, choose a button below that best suits your group’s age range. Please note that tours can be customized to fit any group, for more information please call the Museum.

Group Tours for Grades Pre-K –2
Group Tours for Grades 3-4
Group Tours for Adults

Distance Learning

The FASNY Museum of Firefighting offers distance learning programs to schools and community organizations that have the appropriate distance learning equipment (video conferencing capabilities). The Museum currently offers two distance learning modules — one based on the Museum’s live fire safety class and one based on the Science of Fire. To inquire about or register for a distance learning session for your school or group, please contact the Museum staff at 518.822.1875, ext 17 or via email.

For more information about each program please click on the appropriate program
guide below.

Science of Fire Program
Fire Safety and Prevention with Firefighter Shaun