Shrewsbury Fire Station Open Day

17th August, 2024
11am to 3pm


Shrewsbury Fire Station, St Michael's Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 2HJ

What's on?

Join us for a celebration at Shrewsbury Fire Station's Open Day.

Please note: 10am - 11am will be a dedicated hour for special educational needs and disability (SEND) visitors, with the general public welcome from 11am to 3pm

Get ready for a day filled with excitement, education, and entertainment for the whole family! Here's what you can expect:

  • Fire engine displays
  • Food stalls, including tea room and seating area
  • Toy stall
  • Live demonstrations
  • Safety information: Learn essential fire safety tips and techniques
  • Charity raffle for The Fire Fighters Charity
  • Fire Control Room tour/talks
  • Facepainting

Don't miss out on this extraordinary celebration of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service! Pop it in your diaries and join us on the day.


There is limited parking on site and overflow parking at the Masonic Hall, SY1 2HQ. There is further overspill parking at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings carpark.

Further information

Shrewsbury Fire Station has an on-call fire crew as well as firefighters who work there full-time. On-call firefighters have regular jobs and respond to alerters in times of emergency. Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service offer training to become an on-call firefighter, so if you live within 5 minutes of Shrewsbury Fire Station, this could be a calling for you. Visit our informational pages for more:

If you are interested in taking an online home fire safety check to evaluate fire risks within your home, take the free test here: