About the Museum
Reliance Fire Museum is a 501(c)3 not for profit corporation
dedicated to the restoration, display, and preservation
of antique fire apparatus and related
The community of Estes Park is a popular travel destination for local, regional and national visitors thanks to the proximity of Rocky
Mountain National Park, which provides a spectacular backdrop from each window of the museum.
Business end of the 1938 Ahrens Fox HT (Sandusky, OH)
Museum tours are available by appointment, or during public museum hours from 10am - 12pm, generally on the third Saturday of the month (check the calendar for specific dates).
Car clubs and collectors are often invited to the public museum hours and may provide an additional opportunity during your visit to see collections not normally on public display.
Check our Event Page frequently for details on special events.
Admission to the museum is free.
1958 Pirsch 100' tillered aerial (Beverly Hills, Ca)
Tax deductible donations are accepted- and are an important source of funding for museum operations. Please contact a Museum staff member or volunteer for a receipt for your donation.
Many of our trucks were donated by owners who wanted to see them well cared for and restored. Vehicle donations are also fully tax deductible. Contact us if you have a fire truck that needs a home.