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

Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat station

Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

For 180 years a lifeboat has launched from Dun Laoghaire; today the station operates both an inshore lifeboat and an all-weather lifeboat. During its history the station has witnessed tragedy with 17 lifeboat crew losing their lives saving others at sea.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

8.11pm 24 July 2021
3.58pm 24 July 2021
8.12pm 23 July 2021
11.49pm 18 July 2021
5.39pm 18 July 2021
1.59pm 18 July 2021
4.59pm 17 July 2021
2.27pm 15 July 2021
8.01pm 14 July 2021
12.56pm 10 July 2021
9.07pm 8 July 2021
5.17pm 8 July 2021
7.52pm 1 July 2021
4.17pm 29 June 2021
3.07pm 19 June 2021
11.23am 18 June 2021
4.13pm 17 June 2021
1.22am 8 June 2021
7.18pm 7 June 2021
5.40pm 6 June 2021

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station
Queens Road
Co. Dublin

Station phone number

01 280 2667


Parking, disabled access

Shop hours


Visiting times

Generally 10am–4:30pm daily

Visitor contact

Stephen Wynne

Visitor contact phone number

+353 (0) 834 28 8310
01 280 2667

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News and media from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?