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Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station

Closed Now: 10:00 - 14:00
Open today: 10:00 - 14:00
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Amazing visit!

A long planned visit with friends last week. Well organised, nice environment,. Really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sherpa630886
A very Interesting and Informative Visit

My husband and I visited the Lifeboat Station last weekend. From the time we stepped inside until... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sue D
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Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station is a large modern working lifeboat station located on the south coast of England. It houses one of the Royal National Lifeboat Institutions modern 'Tamar' class all weather lifeboats. It also houses a smaller 'D...more
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Brighton Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 6RN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A long planned visit with friends last week. Well organised, nice environment,. Really knowledgeable, welcoming team to show us around and tell about the work of the Lifeboat Station! Amazing boats and people with unique local history behind! Felt like a child again during the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sherpa630886
Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sherpa630886 Thank you for your kind review, we are really happy that you enjoyed your tour of the facilities here at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat station, please do come back and visit us again your always welcome.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited the Lifeboat Station last weekend. From the time we stepped inside until the time we left we were made to feel welcome by the volunteers. We were taken on a personal tour of the building and given lots of information....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit, so interesting all the volunteers know the history of the station and crew, shop is good Xmas time great for cards and gifts. Their special open days are good and before Xmas there are carols, with mulled wine and mince pies....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I wanted to visit this station after hearing good things. Very easy to find with free parking (opens at 10am) with a well stocked and friendly gift shop. The station dominates the landscape and reminds me of Hoylake station. Strongly suggest contacting the station in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hello Stumpy12345 Thank you for your kind review. As you say we are open daily between 10am and 2pm Mondays to Fridays and 10am to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays and visitors are always very welcome here at Shoreham Harbour. Visitors are welcome to look...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Working lifeboat station with 2 lifeboats. Very cool building in great setting with free parking. Lots for adults and kids to see and play with, plus great dressing up clothes for little ones. Lovely staff. Lots of beach and shingle surrounding to walk and relax...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Andy M, Lifeboat Vists Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Andy Thank you for your review and were glad that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 22 September 2018

An absolute must visit! We often take our Beaver colonies here for an evening visit, and they really pull out all the stops! The Beavers are excited to learn about what goes on at the Station, which can be seen from virtually anywhere in Shoreham....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jo E
Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Oficer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear Jo Thank you for your lovely review. I'm sure that I can speak for everyone here at Shoreham Harbour to say how immensely proud we all are to be able to serve our local community both at sea and on land and to be...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

The new lifeboat station (or not so new now, it's been there a few years) is a must see. The best time to go is when they're doing a launch at the weekends. Well worth a visit and the kids love it.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Becki We hear at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat station are so please to hear that you and the children enjoyed your visit, and thank you for your review here on tripadvisor. You are of course completely correct watching the boats launch is always a great...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great time hearing about the lifeboats, the people that man them and the history of the lifeboat station. Very friendly welcome and the woman who took us round pitched it just right as I had my two 6 year-old daughters with me. Then...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Really welcoming people. My family had an unhurried and informative guided tour which took account of our ages from 3 to 72 very well. A nice thing to do whatever the weather, either to get out of the sun in a heatwave or on a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Andy Morgan gave us a wonderful and informative tour of the station. Friendly and answered numerous questions. Very interesting to see how this wonderful organisation works. Thankyou.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Andy M, Lifeboat Visits Officer at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Hello Thank you for your kind review.

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Yes there is a car park on site - free just off the beach. Usually plenty of room.
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