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Hoylake Lifeboat Museum

Hoylake Promenade, Hoylake CH47 2AL, England
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Grace Darling would be pleased by this RNLI museum.

When I was serving in the Police Blackpool I occasionally helped out at The Lifeboat... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
francis m
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Sadly now closed

Ideal conception when open,but not sufficient local support bearing in mind the valiant history of... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Hoylake186337
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
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  • Terrible6%
10 Sep 2017
“Grace Darling would be pleased by this RNLI museum.”
6 Sep 2017
“Sadly now closed”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hoylake Promenade, Hoylake CH47 2AL, England
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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
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Being close up to the lifeboat and watching the videos of the lifeboat in action makes you realise the amazing work the RNLI do

Thank Sjc4172
Reviewed 2 August 2015

this is a great place to take the children to find out the history of the RNLI but most importantly to get to see the old boats from every angle possible , I loved getting to see them as a child and my children are...More

Thank astheduckflies
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