Upcoming Events!

Spring is here! We will be open for several upcoming events this Spring and Summer, including our headliner event: Father’s Day Firehouse Fun! Take a look at our full event calendar below, and follow our Facebook page for more information!

Welcome to Oregon Fire Service Museum, Memorial, & Learning Center.  

Located at Powerland Heritage Park, Home to the Great Oregon Steam-Up, our museum preserves and displays Oregon fire apparatus dating back to the 1800s, hosts inclusive family-friendly events throughout the year, and honors the fire community through our memorial and exhibits.

Museum

preserving and sharing with the public our structural and wildland fire service heritage with a focus on Oregon

Memorial

honoring the fire service community

Fundraising

Thanks to the following organizations:

Oregon Cultural Trust - $7,073

For finishing our fire sprinkler installation.

Autzen Foundation - $1,000

For for the mezzanine expansion.

Salem Foundation-Hitchcock Fund - $500

For tires for the 1913 American LaFrance Restoration

Upcoming Fundraising Needs:

  • Phase 2 Building Project: Approx. $190,000. Architectural and structural design, underground plumbing, and concrete slab pour.
  • Finish the mezzanine expansion.: $10,535.
  • Shelving for artifact storage on the mezzanine: $1,000
  • Blank bricks for the Memorial Plaza, $5,300
  • Security system: $1,050

Support Our Projects:

Make a Donation

Make a Tax Deductible donation to our museum by clicking here or using the form on this page.

Buy a Brick

Click here to Buy a Brick in our Memorial Plaza

Building Project Details

Learn more about our building project status and upcoming plans.

Join our email list

Stay updated on our events.

Become a Member

Support the museum for generations to come.

Your donation of any amount will make a difference! Make your tax-deductible gift to the OFSM today:

Get Involved

Come to an event

We are located at Powerland Heritage Park

Join our email list

Stay updated on our events.

Become a Member

Support the museum for generations to come.

Volunteer

Be involved with Oregon’s Premier Fire Museum.

The Oregon Fire Service Museum is located at Powerland Heritage park, just north of Salem, Oregon and just 1 minute off I-5

Location and Hours

The Oregon Fire Service Museum is located at Powerland Heritage park, just north of Salem, Oregon and just 1 minute off I-5

We are open during the following events, and by appointment. Click on each event to learn more.

“By providing this opportunity for the community to experience and understand the progression of fire protection, Oregon Fire Service Museum will be keeping history alive and perhaps inspiring the next generation of firefighters. Oregon Fire Service Museum is a valuable institution for our community and our future.”

Terry Riley

Former Fire Chief, Marion County Fire District #1

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