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image for Historical Event item typeHeritage Open Days at Caister Lifeboat Station

Historical Event, Thu 7 Sep 2017, free entry


See the fastest all-weather lifeboat in the country. Over 200 years of lifeboat history is told through exhibits and story boards. Also housed in the old lifeboat station is a Liverpool class lifeboat and the service boards of the station that has saved the most lives in the UK.

Cinema, games & audio available.

Special guided tours will take place for HODs visitor's on Thursday 7th & Sunday 10th September at 11am and 2pm. Booking in advance not required.

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 7 Sep 2017 11:00 14:00
Viewing by guided tour - booking not required.


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 26 Aug Caister Lifeboat goes to Joyland
Thu 7 Sep Heritage Open Days
Sat 9 Sep Amateur Radio & Electronics Rally
Sun 1 - Sun 15 Oct Art Festival


Tourist Information Centre

01493 846346


Skippers Walk,
Great Yarmouth,
NR30 5DJ



See location of Caister Lifeboat Station on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 528119  Lat: 52.64605 Long: 1.73583

By Road:

On arrival in Great Yarmouth follow signs for the A149 Caister-on-Sea.
Proceed straight ahead at the Yarmouth Stadium mini roundabout towards the village, and straight ahead again at the next two mini-roundabouts. Take a right hand turn at the Beach Road mini roundabout and continue until the end of Beach Road where the car park is located.

Parking: free


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted