Los Angeles County Fire Museum

Home of the World Famous
ENGINES 51 & SQUAD 51

Holiday Hours:

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
The Museum will be closed Thursday and open regular hours Friday and Saturday

The Museum will be closed Saturday December 24th.

REGULAR HOURS
We are open
Wednesday through Saturday 9AM to 2PM

$5 donation for entry
FREE ADMISSION for: Our Members, Active & Retired LACoFD Firefighters,
Active
Military, and children 12 and under

LOCATION: 16400 Bellflower Blvd, Bellflower, CA 90706

If you cannot come to see us, take the 3D tour of the Museum and our Shop

Here is The Shop 3D Tour >>>
Here is The Museum 3D Tour >>>

10 YEARS ON THE FRONT LINES OF THE BATTLE TO SAVE DETROIT, BURN X, the incredible follow-up to the award winning documentary BURN.

IN MEMORIAM

Every day, the Los Angeles County Fire Museum Team honors those Firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty and from career related illnesses or injuries while serving our County of Los Angeles residents. We will never forget those who gave their all during their last alarm call. Thank you brothers and sisters.

MUSEUM FIREFIGHTER MEMORIAL

There are two Memorial walls here on the Los Angeles County Fire Museum website. One lists the line of duty deaths, those who gave their all while on duty. The other wall lists the firefighters who lost their lives due to duty related illness or other duty related factors. All our firefighters join the Department prepared to serve the County and contract cities. They work selflessly everyday so we may all stay safe and healthy. Keep your first responders in your mind, and thank them when you see them.

IN THE STORE

“BLACK FRIDAY” SALE
Sale Items:
All 51-50 Event t-shirts
51-50 Event sweatshirt
Squad 51 Black Plate t-shirts
Squad 51 Black Plate sweatshirt
Christmas shirts

Available NOW in our
Engine Company 51 Store

3 Event Tshirts showing sale

EMERGENCY! SQUAD 51 T’s

Squad 51 t-shirt EMERGENCY!

Available NOW in our
Engine Company 51 Store

All items subject to prior sale, order early!

Gift cards make great gifts!

THE EMERGENCY! BOOK

Los Angeles County Fire Museum 1972-1952 EMERGENCY!

Available NOW in our
Engine Company 51 Store

MEMBERS DON'T FORGET YOUR DISCOUNT CODE

MEMBERSHIP PERKS

Benefactor Member Discount Code teaser

MEMBERS – Don’t forget to use your discount coupon code when you are shopping in the Museum or here in our Engine Company 51 Online Store.

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MACK ENGINE

MACK ENGINE

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JOHNNY AT THE SCENE

JOHNNY AT THE SCENE

"Los Angeles County Fire Museum News": During the filming of  Into the Unknown, the Paramedics’ Journey in The  Shop at the Museum, there was a car crash right outside the door.  Johnny Gage was dispatched to the scene to make sure all were safe. There were no...

ADA  website compliance notice: As we expand all aspects of the Museum, both on ground and online, our new website was built for rapid deployment to share our information during a time of tremendous amounts of work for our volunteers in all areas. Please see our Accessibility Page for more information on our ADA compliance and Museum facility accessible access.

CURRENT ISSUE OF
THE FIRE WARDEN

LOCATION OF THE LACoFM
16400 Bellflower Blvd
Bellflower, CA 90706

The Los Angeles County Fire Museum is on the ground floor of The Mayne Events Center, which is located in downtown Bellflower, California. There is a banquet facility upstairs that is managed by the private company TGIS.

Photograph of the Museum buildingOur sparkling display space is chock full of displays of fire apparatus and artifacts. You will also find our World Famous EMERGENCY! television show apparatus Squad 51 and both Engine 51s. As expected, they are central to our display. Our large collection of rigs include apparatus from the hand drawn, horse drawn, and from the early 20th Century to the modern era. We exchange the displays often and bring out various rigs for public viewing from our shop and storage warehouse in South Gate.

Our display cases are full of fascinating fire related artifacts. Our Engine Company 51 Store has t-shirts, hats, and more (including items not sold on the internet) that you will want to take home with you.

BE PART OF THE PROCESS
BECOME A MEMBER OR DONATE TODAY

The Los Angeles County Fire Museum acquires, maintains, and restores antique fire apparatus. We also are responsible for archiving thousands of photographs and artifacts relating to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. We can not do all of this without your support.

THANK YOU PARTNERS

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LOS ANGELES COUNTY FIRE MUSEUM ASSOCIATION

MISSION STATEMENT

Celebrate the history of the American Fire Service and the contributions made to that history by the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

Document and present the evolution, history and impact of fire based Emergency Medical Services.

Acquire, preserve, and present artifacts, apparatus, photographs and documents, along with other materials, which assist in the presentation of our history.

Restore antique fire apparatus to accurately reflect their respective histories.

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