Live it Up - Ride a Fire Truck!
Enjoy an intimate and fully narrated tour while riding in style on an original vintage Fire Engine. Our tour explores the entire peninsula of Portland and is a great way of learning about the past as well as hearing stories about our beloved city from our local guides. Seating high on top of the Fire Engine provides amazing views of Casco Bay from the East End to many of the beautiful mansions located on the West End. A view like this offers fantastic opportunities for taking photographs! We also include information on where to shop and places to eat and drink. Our personal tour is fun and exciting for all ages!
Portland Fire Engine Co. operates a unique multimedia history tour of Portland Maine aboard a Vintage Fire Engine. We explore the peninsula of Portland and its many lighthouses and forts as well as the amazing architectural buildings hidden inside of the cobble stoned streets that make up our wonderful city. The tour is a great way of reliving Portland’s past and the viewing area high up on the Fire Engine gives amazing views of Casco Bay as well as fantastic opportunities for photographs.
The tours are approximately 50 minutes in length and are fully narrated with a very knowledgeable guide displaying high resolution photographs from the Maine Historical Society through our onboard multimedia system which includes a large flat LED TV. We carry 12 people and thus for larger groups we split the parties up allowing time for shopping, eating, or just exploring the Old Port.
When it comes to special events, sometimes you just need to go BIG! Our 12 person fire truck is the perfect way to enhance any major event you’re planning. We offer private chartered trips for all occasions. Our birthday party packages which include fire hats and coloring books. We also offer wedding packages for the bride and groom, a very unique and priceless experience.
Price: staring at $200