Welcome to the Kent Firefighting website
NEW BEGINNINGS OF OUR FIRE FIGHTING HERITAGE
THE KENT FIRE FIGHTING MUSEUM IS NOW OPEN
The museum at Woodlands Garden Centre is now open 7 days a week from 10am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm). Free admission.
We were delighted that the Rt. Hon. the Baroness Blackstone, Patron opened the Museum. As an aside, Baroness Blackstone’s father, Geoffrey Vaughan Blackstone (formerly Chief Fire Officer of Hertfordshire FB) was the author of the History of the British Fire Service. This connection continues the family connection with our fine heritage.
The successful GRAND OPENING ceremony was held on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Woodlands Garden Centre with over 300 people attending.
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Now that we have registered charity status we would love for you to help us raise some much needed money to keep the Kent Fire Museum running.Fundraising Page
- Selection of fire helmets
- Horse drawn fire cart
- Traditional wooden ladders
- Array of fire extinguishers
- Real fire engine
- Friendly knowledgeable staff
- Groups are welcome
- Disabled access
- Free gifts for children