We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Portland Fire Engine Co

180 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4615
+1 207-252-6358
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Narrated Sightseeing Tour of Portland Maine Aboard a Vintage Fire Engine
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“great tour” (26 reviews)
“tour guide” (25 reviews)
“seat belts” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
180 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4615
+1 207-252-6358

Similar Things to Do in Portland

Write a Review
Reviews (204)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We needed some fun time away after a tough couple of months. We decided to go to Portland. Neither of us were ever there. We had s grest time. The tour on the firetruck was just the best and the highlight of the weekend. I...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank peggyb430
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a very cool ride in Portland !!! Guide was very friendly , staff were very mice with us , had a great time :)

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Yanick B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable time on the tour. The guide told us lots of interesting information about Portland and pointed out lots of places. My three yr old granddaughter liked sitting on the fire engine. The seats were comfortable and everyone had a safety...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun and informative tour of Portland. Learned a lot of the history of the city. Glenn was a great guide and was very accommodating to questions and picture taking!

Thank Sandy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous tour with our young grandson that spanned the City of Portland. The tour was informative, educational and fun! I would highly recommend it for locals as well as tourists.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Millie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got off the tour - second opening day for 2017. If you want to learn the history of Portland, now and then, in a very unique way, ride on this open air 1971 Fire Engine. Glen was an excellent tour guide, very interactive with...More

Thank Lomamtn
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were on a cruise in Oct. 2016 to see the foliage, and had not booked any excursions. Coming off the pier the welcome center had several pamphlets of tours and spots of interest. This one caught my eye as it was an old time...More

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was taking the tour solo and they made me assistant fire person! Glen our guide was fantastic and very informative yet funny!!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank marianne5895
Reviewed 27 October 2016

What a fantastic guide! They even have freshly cleaned old fire jackets to wear if you wish! The history was so well presented on a large screen that travels with you right in the back of the truck. A must do! Don't miss this! Book...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great trip around the city! Our guide was excellent! He was very informed of the history of the city. We enjoyed our time on the Fire Truck.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank barbaraellen1960
Nearby Restaurants
The Holy Donut
1,209 reviews
.12 km away
Central Provisions
650 reviews
.11 km away
Street and Co.
1,331 reviews
.12 km away
J's Oyster
1,460 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Port
715 reviews
.09 km away
Commercial Street
441 reviews
.00 km away
Sweetgrass Winery & Distillery Old Port Tasting Room and Shop
21 reviews
.17 km away
Market Street
17 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Good for 5 year olds?
31 March 2017|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from Keith N | Property representative |
Hi Everyone... Yes a 5 year old would love to ride on the Fire Truck! We have Fire Jackets, Fire Hats and a lot of cool images on our flat screen TV that all kids enjoy. We also intentional made the tour only 50 minutes... More
Are you seasonal? Are you closed for the season as of 11/18/15?
18 November 2015|
Response from Keith N | Property representative |
Hi there...We are a seasonal business and run from the first week of May thru the end of October. Thank you, Keith
price and where does it go
7 August 2015|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines