Tasmanian Fire Museum

Cnr Argyle and Melville Streets, Hobart, TAS

Saturday, Nov 14

Architect: Department of Public Works

Located in the old Hobart Fire Brigade’s 1911 Head Station, the Tasmania Fire Museum houses a collection of the state’s fire-fighting history, including a hand-drawn fire pump from 1826. Please note that the station is operational and may be closed if an incident occurs.

Built: 1911

Tour Times: Stay tuned, more information to come!

Duration: Stay tuned, more information to come!




Building Type


Architectural Period

Federation/Edwardian (1902-1918)



History of Hobart


Level Changes

Stair Access Only

Uneven Surfaces

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