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

Historical Event, from 6 Sep 2018, free entry

Details

Visit this fascinating heritage centre detailing the history of this unique life-boat station. Visit the 2 boat sheds, view the 3 lifeboats and learn of past rescues.

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 HOD's visitor's on Thursday 6th & 13th and Sunday 9th & 16th September at 11am and 2.30pm. Booking in advance not required.

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 6 Sep 2018 11:00 14:30
Sun 9 Sep 2018 11:00 14:30
Thu 13 Sep 2018 11:00 14:30
Sun 16 Sep 2018 11:00 14:30

Prices

Free entry

Events at this Venue

Contact

Derek George

07979 086981

Address

Skippers Walk,
Caister-on-Sea,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR30 5DJ

Directions

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

Facilities

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