-Welcome to the Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum-
Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum, Elgin, IL.
The Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum houses the Elgin Fire Department's most prized artifacts. Among the museum's collection are photos, helmets, various badge types, uniforms, displays, a hand-drawn hose cart, The 1869 horse-drawn Silsby Steamer, several motorized vehicles and much, much more.
Hours of Operation
We are supported and run by volunteers.
We are open when our volunteers are available.
Check here or on our Facebook page for hours. You can also call our
It will go to voicemail, we will get back to you.
Museum Admission fee :
Children 5 + $1.00
Under 5: Free
Hours open to the public:
See our Facebook Page on a terrific offer on some of our kids shirts on special for the Holiday Season.
Looking for a place to hold a special event? Check out our Rental page!
desperately looking for Volunteers, if you are interested, please contact
Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum
533 Saint Charles Street Elgin IL 60120
1 (847) 697-6242
1 (847) 366-3646
Free Parking !!!!!!!!!!!