RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Criccieth Lifeboat Station

Criccieth Lifeboat Station

Established in 1853, Criccieth Lifeboat Station is located on the northern shores of Cardigan Bay. It currently operates a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat and an Arancia inshore rescue boat. The crews have been presented with nine awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Criccieth Lifeboat Station

2.44pm 20 November 2021
4.52pm 23 October 2021
5.10pm 24 September 2021
4.40pm 9 September 2021
2.51pm 24 August 2021
2.51pm 24 August 2021
3.46pm 20 August 2021
1.07pm 17 August 2021
8.34pm 13 August 2021
2.21pm 31 July 2021
12.05pm 30 July 2021
7.17pm 24 July 2021
2.16pm 18 July 2021
1.24pm 17 July 2021
4.39pm 8 July 2021
1.57pm 3 July 2021
10.58am 30 June 2021
4.57pm 29 June 2021
3.01pm 12 June 2021
2.56pm 12 June 2021

Today's weather

7°C Cloudy
Min: 4°C Max: 7°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Criccieth Lifeboat Station
Lon Felin
LL52 0DN

Station phone number

01766 522810

Station email



Parking, disabled parking, disabled access  

Shop hours

1 March-Easter
Monday to Sunday 12pm-4pm

Easter-30 September
Monday to Sunday 11am-5pm

Summer holidays
Monday to Sunday 11am-8pm

September-31 October
Monday to Sunday 12pm-4pm

1 November-24 December

Opening hours will vary depending on volunteer availability.

Shop phone number

01766 523482

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Criccieth Atlantic 85 Lifeboat
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