Lydia Eva YH80 built in 1930, the last steam drifter has returned to her home port of Great Yarmouth, after an extensive restoration facilitated by a heritage lottery grant & other grants as a floating museum of the fishing industry.
Lydia Eva YH89, now has MCA-coding which enables us to take the ship to sea with passengers, up to 8 people can experience this unique experience, be a stoker, the driver or just enjoy the trip! For more details see our website www.lydiaeva.org.uk.
Groups and school parties are welcome. Evening visits can be organised by prior arrangement.
Group visits: Minimum £25 donation suggested.
TG 523073 52.60533 1.72475
To Great Yarmouth on A47, A149 or A12 follow the brown tourist sign board to the historic South Quay.
: 1 mile from Great Yarmouth station
- Coach parties accepted
- Education/study area
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- Accepts groups
- Facilities for corporate hospitality
- Children welcome
- Dogs accepted
- Guided tours for individuals
- Guided tours for groups
- Smoking not allowed
Self-Assessed Accessibility Details
- Steps to the main entrance
- 12 + GangwayNumber of steps to entrance
- Handrail by steps
- Entrance is well lit
- Automatic door at the main entrance
- Seating available for visitors with limited mobility
- Clear signage
- Displays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
- Audible alarm system
- Good contrast between the floor and walls