10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE INAUGURATION OF THE MUSEUM
INFORMATION CONCERNING THE FESTIVITIES OF THE 10th ANNIVERSATRY
OF THE MUSEUM OF THE FIRE BRIGADE OF SIS
Inaugurated on May 29, 2008, by Pierre Maudet and Patrice Mugny, Administrative Councilors of the City of Geneva, our Museum will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year. To commemorate this event we will be happy to welcome you on the site for a big popular party from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
SATURDAY, MAY 26, 2018
This date coincides with the Geneva Museum Night.
During the official part to be held at 11:00 am, Mr. Guillaume Barazzone, Administrative Advisor of the City of Geneva, will hand C68, a recently retired Rail-Route vehicle from 1990, to the representative of the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne. The first and only fire engine in Switzerland to operate on the network of CFF and SNCF near Geneva. Function of extinction, heavy pioneer and extrication on road as on rail and rail tunnel!
Museum Schedule during the party
Free admission from 10:00 to 17:00
From 5.00 pm to midnight, a fee of CHF 10.00 for the Geneva Museum Night. Available on the site.
During the event, a booth will be open for the sale and dedication of the book of the 175th anniversary of the fire brigade of the city of Geneva in 2015.
Selling price CHF 30.00
Exterior Program of the day from 10:00 to 22:00
Wet shot for all children and adults
Demonstration of the Carouge hand pump
Presentation of the smoke model
Demonstrations by the Training School of professional firefighters:
A Great Power Foam in action
Pumping water from the Rhône for feeding a swimming pool
Demonstration of extrication
Demonstration by the young firefighters
Health intervention and resuscitation of victims
A refreshment bar will be open from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm in in a S’Cool Boss Food truk vehicle to quench any thirst and appease all your appetites by offering a varied and delicious snacks!
Already, book this date. We are waiting for you with the unique mission, the desire to entertain you and to get you back in the “good old days” of Geneva with the active participation of today’s firefighters!