Black and White photograph of a fire appliance from Musselburgh Fire Sation. The vehicle is a Dennis Limo and is parked outside of a fire service building in 1938.  The vehicle is on display in the museum.

Welcome to The Museum
of Scottish Fire Heritage

Located in Edinburgh City Centre the museum tells the story of Scottish firefighting from its inception to present day. Explore antique fire engines, engaging interactives, artefacts and more.

c1999. Fire service firefighter firemans lift man over shoulder simulated rescue pilot from wrecked aircraft Cowcaddens Glasgow breathing apparatus

A unique experience

We explore our past and present to create meaningful connections for visitors (both in person and online).

The future of the Museum and the Heritage Trust

Find out about our current and future goals by reading our business plans.

Register your interest for exclusive latest news & events at MoSFH

  • From the Basement: Two large valves

    Find out more about from the basement: two large valves

    Read more

  • We’re hiring a freelance Digital Content Creator

    Find out more about we’re hiring a freelance digital content creator

    Read more