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East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

North Dock Marina
Seaham
County Durham
SR7 7EE

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East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    55
  • Very Good
    15
  • Average
    2
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Tiziana M
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Full of history
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 3rd March 2017
    Very impressive... Full of history. You can feel the emotion through a little exhibition in the Seaham Marina & the George Elmy Lifeboat Centre. Lovely staff will help you to know more about it. Read full review
  • Stuart F
    England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A maritime attraction run by a passionate group of volunteers
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th February 2017
    This volunteer-run attraction houses the restored life boat, the George Elmy, that was flipped over in heavy seas while on a rescue call on 17 November 1962. The beautifully restored boat is... Read full review
  • sgipper1
    Seaham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Little gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th February 2017
    Brilliant and knowledgeable staff. Very informative not only to the lifeboat but also to Seaham's heritage. Well worth a visit Read full review

Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre - Coastal town on Durham's Heritage Coast.

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - WednesdayClosed
Thursday - Sunday10:00 - 15:00
Bank HolidayClosed

Map & Directions

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