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Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Fantastic, friendly and inspiring...

I wanted to visit this station after hearing good things. Very easy to find with free parking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stumpy12345
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y inRteesting, very child friendly

Working lifeboat station with 2 lifeboats. Very cool building in great setting with free parking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy P
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Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station is a large modern working lifeboat station located on the south coast of England. It houses one of the Royal National Lifeboat Institutions modern 'Tamar' class all weather lifeboats. It also houses a smaller 'D...more
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Brighton Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 6RN, England
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All reviews behind the scenes informative tour small shop an amazing job fascinating visit large group group visit excellent tour evening visit open to the public great place to visit many thanks great fun boats launch donation volunteers
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted to visit this station after hearing good things. Very easy to find with free parking (opens at 10am) with a well stocked and friendly gift shop. The station dominates the landscape and reminds me of Hoylake station. Strongly suggest contacting the station in...More

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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Stumpy12345 Thank you for your kind review. As you say we are open daily between 10am and 2pm Mondays to Fridays and 10am to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays and visitors are always very welcome here at Shoreham Harbour. Visitors are welcome to look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Working lifeboat station with 2 lifeboats. Very cool building in great setting with free parking. Lots for adults and kids to see and play with, plus great dressing up clothes for little ones. Lovely staff. Lots of beach and shingle surrounding to walk and relax...More

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Andy M, Lifeboat Vists Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Andy Thank you for your review and were glad that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolute must visit! We often take our Beaver colonies here for an evening visit, and they really pull out all the stops! The Beavers are excited to learn about what goes on at the Station, which can be seen from virtually anywhere in Shoreham....More

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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Oficer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jo Thank you for your lovely review. I'm sure that I can speak for everyone here at Shoreham Harbour to say how immensely proud we all are to be able to serve our local community both at sea and on land and to be...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

The new lifeboat station (or not so new now, it's been there a few years) is a must see. The best time to go is when they're doing a launch at the weekends. Well worth a visit and the kids love it.More

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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Becki We hear at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat station are so please to hear that you and the children enjoyed your visit, and thank you for your review here on tripadvisor. You are of course completely correct watching the boats launch is always a great...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great time hearing about the lifeboats, the people that man them and the history of the lifeboat station. Very friendly welcome and the woman who took us round pitched it just right as I had my two 6 year-old daughters with me. Then...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Really welcoming people. My family had an unhurried and informative guided tour which took account of our ages from 3 to 72 very well. A nice thing to do whatever the weather, either to get out of the sun in a heatwave or on a...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Andy Morgan gave us a wonderful and informative tour of the station. Friendly and answered numerous questions. Very interesting to see how this wonderful organisation works. Thankyou.

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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Hello Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 6 May 2018

We had a wonderful tour conducted by a volunteer who was extremely knowledgeable. The work that the RNLI does is astounding. Pay a visit and make a contribution (or not) to this wonderful service

1  Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Nice building fairly new. Was open for a look around so had a half hour to spare. Boat is very impressive would have been great to see it launch! informative informal friendly guide, good information. Enjoyable diversion.

1  Thank Steve M
Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hello Steve Thank you for your review and were glad that you found our lifeboat station interesting and enjoyed seeing our boat.

Reviewed 21 April 2018

What a fantastic place shown round the lifeboat station by a lady who informed us about everything that goes on,were there about an hour,would recommend the place to everyone.well worth a visit.

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Andy M, Lifeboat Vists Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hi David Thank you for your kind review and we are pleased that you enjoyed look around the facilities that we have here at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat station.

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toto0713
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Response from NEIL A | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking right outside the lifeboat station. Turn off the a259 when u c the station and you drive into the (rough) - but free, park.
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