To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies

East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

North Dock Marina
County Durham

Add East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre to your Itinerary

East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre


  • Regional and MiscellaneousVisit County Durham Official Partner Visit County Durham Official Partner 2016


  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
  • Very Good
  • Average
  • Poor
  • Terrible

Recent Reviews:

  • theliburdfamily
    Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    very interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th October 2016
    We went to look around and spent longer than we thought. The people in there were very knowledgeable and really friendly. They were telling us that they are to have a statue built soon and they have... Read full review
  • Pam H
    Bolton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Very interesting worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 26th September 2016
    After walking along the shore we visited the harbour and found this gem it gave plenty of information about its past and present, worth a visit Read full review
  • maryannelisgomal
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Restored lifeboat
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th September 2016
    Very interesting the lifeboat was restored after the lifeboat disaster in which a young boy was killed in 1962 the lifeboat called The George Elmy has been well restored and worth a visit Read full review


Provider Features

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

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Opening Times

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

Map & Directions

Access Information

What's Nearby

  1. Seaham Harbour Marina is County Durham’s one and only marina, offering opportunities for...

    0 miles away
  2. Experience the colourful and dramatic landscape of Durham’s Heritage Coast with its...

    0.34 miles away
  3. 55 acres of landscaped parkland adjacent to Dalton Park Retail Outlet Centre. Three...

    2.35 miles away
  1. The very extensive remains of a 13thC priory, founded on the site of a retired pirate's...

    8.69 miles away
  2. The cathedral church and shrine of St Cuthbert from AD883 to 995 with attached anchorage...

    9.86 miles away
  3. Medieval hall with Jacobean drawing room, turret and gallery, set in 4 acres of gardens,...

    10.67 miles away
  4. Local history museum housed in historic church near cathedral. Tells the story of Durham...

    10.87 miles away
  5. Living on the Hills - 10,000 years of Durham. This permanent exhibition uses objects from...

    10.88 miles away
  6. Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour...

    10.9 miles away
  7. Palace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's outstanding...

    10.93 miles away
  8. Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with...

    10.95 miles away
  9. City centre park with breath-taking views from the battlements of Durham Castle,...

    11.01 miles away
  10. Set in countryside and mature woodland. Plant collections from North America, Himalayas...

    11.18 miles away
  11. The only museum in northern England dedicated to the art and archaeology of North Africa...

    11.41 miles away
  12. With a choice of outdoor or indoor activities to keep kids of all ages happy, Mini Moos...

    13.26 miles away
  13. Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish, a living, working museum, set in 300...

    13.56 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Within miles