Tokyo Fire Museum

Learn About Fire and Disaster Preventions at the Fire Museum

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Museum

The Fire Museum was opened on December 3rd of 1992 as a public relations and educational facility that helps visitors understand the firefighting that helps protect Tokyo and keep it secure. The museum’s official name is “Tokyo Fire Department Fire and Disaster Data Center.”
The museum features a diorama that recreates fire-fighting efforts in the Edo period, as well as an exhibit of once-active fire engines. Visitors can even get into the helicopter exhibit installed outside.
You can see Shinjuku, Roppongi Hills, and on clear days even Mt. Fuji from the Disaster Prevention Lounge located on the 10th floor.

Highlights

  • Learn about the process of firefighting, which changes over time.
  • Original goods are sold in the museum shop.
  • Voiced guide equipment available for rent. (Available in Japanese, English, Chinese, and Korean)

Photos

  • Exterior of Fire Museum

    Exterior of Fire Museum

Reviews

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  • 陳鴻章

    原來日本在江戶時代的時候,防止火災意識就已經非常強烈

  • 莊嘉文

    可以讓孩子體驗穿著消防員的衣服坐在消防車上,也有已經退役各式古董消防車展式,很佩服日本人~能夠把消防安全這麼嚴肅的話題,轉變成免費又好玩的景點

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Details

Name in Japanese
消防博物館(東京消防庁消防防災資料センター)
Postal Code
160-0004
Address
3-10 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Telephone
03-3353-9119
Admission
Free
Closed
Every Monday (open on public holidays, but instead closed the following day), year-end and New Year’s holidays (December 29th-January 3rd)
※Open September 1st, October 1st, and January 17th
Business Hours
9:30am-4:00pm
Access
Directly connected to Exit 2 of the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line’s Yotsuya-sanchome Station
Official Website
Official Website (Japanese)