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Hoylake Lifeboat Museum - CLOSED

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Lifeboat Day

Hoylake has a variety of shops pubs cafes restaurants and good shops if you’re looking for a... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Diane B
via mobile
Now Closed

The lifeboat museum is now closed but we cycled a little further along the promenade and went to... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Lewis K
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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27 Jul 2018
“Lifeboat Day”
5 Jun 2018
“Now Closed”
Hoylake Promenade, Hoylake CH47 2AL, England
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Hoylake has a variety of shops pubs cafes restaurants and good shops if you’re looking for a bargain Visit us for our Annual Lifboat day on August Bank Holiday We have all kinds of stalls on the promenade along with fare rides and lots for...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 5 June 2018

The lifeboat museum is now closed but we cycled a little further along the promenade and went to visit the RNLI Lifeboat station. A very interesting place with lots of photographs and statistics. Keep up the good work all that are involved.

Thank Lewis K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

When I was serving in the Police Blackpool I occasionally helped out at The Lifeboat Station. However my Aunt Doris Robinson JP Liberal Party Agent from Bolton was a champion fund raiser for the R.N.L.I. and it was gratifying to see so many people on...More

Thank francis m
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Ideal conception when open,but not sufficient local support bearing in mind the valiant history of lifeboat men who have answered the emergency calls to man the lifeboats at this boathouse.

Thank Hoylake186337
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Sadly this closed some time ago. Itceas a nice little museum with some interesting lifeboat history.

Thank Liz A
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Hoylake Life Boat Museum is also where their latest life boat gets launched in an emergency. This happens on average 12 times a year. It is run by just one full time member of staff and the rest are volunteers. It's a great museum with...More

Thank JohnTripAdviser
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Came across this small museum whilst having a walk along the front in Hoylake. It was very interesting and certainly made you think.

Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 7 July 2016

If you like life boats and maritime then this is for you - combine it with a walk along the prom and a coffee. Its interesting, free and cozy..

Thank CazKrohn
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This lovely museum closed it's doors early in 2016. No longer open to the public. There is a new lifeboat station further down the promenade however, which does allow public to look at their new lifeboat.

Thank cariad02
Reviewed 31 January 2016

great .every were we go we try to find any kind of museum . people who go out to sea and rescue people in this weather should be nighted by the queen

Thank thomasconnolly50
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