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Fireground - the fire station museum

Type:Museum

Maclure Road
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
OL11 1DN

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Add Fireground - the fire station museum to your Itinerary

From £5.00
Fireground.

Ticket Prices

Ticket Prices

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket
Child£5.00 per ticket
Family£20.00 per ticket
Senior/Student£5.00 per ticket
Under 4Free

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Bus service 471 from Rochdale bus station. Fireground is just across the road from Rochdale Rail Station.

Road Directions

From M62 (Junction 20) drive towards Rochdale. The Museum is just off Drake Street, next to Rochdale Railway Station.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2022
  • Excellent
    41
  • Very Good
    16
  • Average
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  • Poor
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Recent Reviews:

  • Ad_Reviewer2014
    UK
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great For Kids Who Like Fire Engines
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th February 2022
    Had read about it opening in the Manchester evening news. Took a 20 month boy there on a Saturday afternoon. Staff very friendly and happy to answer any question. Lots of interesting things to... Read full review
  • timtom124
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fantastic gem of a place
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 12th March 2022
    Fantastic venue, really impressive what the team have done here, so much interaction for young children and information to take in for adults. Price wise I feel is just right and we spent just over... Read full review
  • Pebbleheed
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good for adults, not so much for kids
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 2nd July 2022
    Pros: Interesting information for adults Free parking Cafe Toilets Friendly & knowledgable staff Cons: Not a huge amount for young kids Feels a little overpriced for a family We visited... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Dates and Opening Times

Fireground opening times (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
DayTimes
Monday - WednesdayClosed
Thursday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00
SundayClosed

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