FDNY Fire Zone

Visit FDNY Fire Zone, New York City’s state-of-the-art fire-safety learning center. Interactive experiences at the Fire Zone allow groups to climb on a real fire truck, try on bunker gear, meet a firefighter, feel a “hot” door and learn to crawl through a smoke-filled hallway, even in the dark. The multimedia presentation is recommended for groups age 5 and up. Visit our store to purchase fully licensed FDNY products. 
Contact Info
Address: 34 W. 51st St., New York, NY 10020 (in Rockefeller Center). New York County. 
Tel: 212-698-4520. For group reservations, call 212-698-4541. 
Hrs: Presentation times vary. Call for reservations. Store Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-7PM, Sun. & Holidays 11AM-5PM. Closed New Year's, Easter, Thanksgiving, & Christmas. 
Through hands-on exhibits for school groups of all ages and multi-media presentations, including a recreated fire scene, students will learn how to take action against the power of fire, identify hazards in their home, and develop an escape plan.
Contact Info
Contact: Nerisha Rivero.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th. 
Group Size: 30 maximum.
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours. 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 
Cost: Varies; group rates available.  
Topics Covered: Emergency preparedness, fire safety.

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