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Fireboats and Firefighters!

September 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fireboats and Firefighters
Saturday, September 11, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Stories and Fireboats with the Essex Volunteer Fire Department!


Join us on Saturday, September 11 (Patriots’ Day) for Stories, Firefighters, and a Fireboat!
A morning of Appreciation and Remembrance

Book readings by Essex Fire Department Firefighters
Fireboat Demonstrations at our Docks
Interactive Fire Equipment on our Lawn

Firefighters, along with museum staff, will read children’s books about the fireboats (and other boats) that assisted in helping the people of NYC on the morning of September 11, 2001.

Image Credit: Essex Volunteer Fire Department, Essex, CT


Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey

Saved by the Boats: The Heroic Sea Evacuation of September 11


September 11, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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