Foisorul De Foc

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  • Address: Bulevardul Ferdinand I nr.33, București, Romania, Bucharest
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +40-212522884
  • Ticket Price: 3 RON
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Tower

Foisorul De Foc - Review

Built in 1890, this 42 metre high tower was used by the fire department of the city to watch for possible emergencies. Though also intended to be used as a water tower, the local water company found that it had no pumps powerful enough to pump water up to tower's height. Turned into a Firefighter's museum in the 1960s, it is especially popular among tourists today for the observation deck on the top. The exhibits themselves are merely functional and not very engaging. Don't be surprised if you have to deal with groups of visiting kindergarteners at the tower. 

Foisorul De Foc Information

  • Photography not allowed.

Foisorul De Foc Ticket Prices

  • 1.5 lei for kids.

Foisorul De Foc Hours

  • Sunday and Saturday: Scheduled visits by appointment for groups only.

How To reach Foisorul De Foc by Public Transport

  • By Tram: 14 stop Bd. Pache Protopopescu
  • By Bus: 69, 85 stop Foisorul de Foc
  • By Tram: 21 stop Mihai Eminescu
  • By Bus: 79, 86, 133, 185 stop Calea Mosilor

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TripHobo Highlights for Foisorul De Foc

  • Foisorul De Foc Address: Bulevardul Ferdinand I nr.33, București, Romania, Bucharest
  • Foisorul De Foc Contact Number: +40-212522884
  • Foisorul De Foc Timing: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Foisorul De Foc Price: 3 RON
  • Time required to visit Foisorul De Foc: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Foisorul De Foc

  • 3.7% of people who visit Bucharest include Foisorul De Foc in their plan

  • 47.37% of people start their Foisorul De Foc visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Foisorul De Foc

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Foisorul De Foc

People normally club together Templul Coral and The National Museum Of Art Of Romania while planning their visit to Foisorul De Foc.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Foisorul De Foc, Bucharest Reviews

  • Între anii 1891-1892 s-a construit Foișorul de foc, de unde se realiza supravegherea și anunțarea posturilor de pompieri, despre apariția unor incendii te teritoriul Municipiului București. Când Bucureștiul s-a extins și mijloacele de supraveghere au evoluat, acesta a fost abandonat, a fost folosit doar pentru depozitarea unor materiale. În anul 1963 s-a deschis ca Muzeul Pompierilor. Se pot vedea uniforme, machete, schițe, documente, câteva modele de extinctoare și medalii.

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