October 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am – October 6, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

On Saturday, October 5th and Sunday, October 6th, the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) will host its annual citywide Open House program.

230 firehouses and EMS stations throughout the city will open their doors to the public to:

  • Take a tour of the stations,
  • Learn fire and life safety tips,
  • Explore FDNY careers,
  • Receive free smoke alarms for your home, and more!

Sessions are from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. OR 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (times vary by location).

To find further information of your nearest firehouse or EMS station, please click on the link below for the Department’s interactive map:


At these sessions, FDNY firefighters, paramedics, and emergency medical technicians will also conduct demonstrations and offer tours of FDNY engines, ladder trucks, and ambulances. Additionally, with the FDNY Foundation’s support, FDNY members will give away educational materials to raise awareness of fire safety and prevention.

This event is free and open to the public. Please share widely in your communities and see flyers attached to this email for your convenience.