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Fire Museum of Maryland
1301 York Road, Lutherville, MD 21093
The Fire Museum of Maryland explains and interprets the history of the urban fire service in the U.S. It houses a collection of firefighting vehicles and equipment, dating from 1806 to 1957.
The museum began as the private collection of the Stephen G. Heaver family collected over 40 years. The museum holds an annual "Lantern Night" program where docents and museum staff tell stories from the Battle of Baltimore and the War of 1812 while dressed in period clothing.
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