East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

Seaham Harbour Marina
Seaham
County Durham
SR7 7EE

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East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    79
  • Very Good
    28
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • morebeernow
    Lisburn, United Kingdom
    Fascinating attraction
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 5th November 2019
    We called in by chance and were treated to a detailed explanation from one of the staff as to the history of the lifeboat, and how it came back to Seaham, and the complexities and challenges of the... Read full review
  • CTH8
    United Kingdom
    Lovely piece of History restored
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 6th November 2019
    The History of this amazing Lifeboat is very interesting, this Lifeboat has travelled all over the country and has had several uses since it's sad breaking up on the rocks at Seaham. This Museum is... Read full review
  • geralind
    United Kingdom
    Well maintained and atmospheric piece of History. A must to visit if in the area
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th November 2019
    I had no idea of the history of this former lifeboat station and the tragedy that befell this lifeboat and her crew. Largely overshadowed by the tragedy of the Penlee (Newlyn,Cornwall... Read full review

Facilities

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Provider Features

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

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - WednesdayClosed
Thursday - Sunday11:00 - 15:00
Bank HolidayClosed

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