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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

3.09pm 29 January 2023
8.50pm 24 January 2023
10.14pm 3 January 2023
12.52pm 3 January 2023
1.43pm 1 January 2023
11.00pm 27 December 2022
10.54pm 23 December 2022
10.51pm 23 December 2022
10.48pm 23 December 2022
8.49pm 20 December 2022
1.21pm 29 November 2022
2.32pm 22 November 2022
8.27am 13 November 2022
3.45pm 2 November 2022
3.42pm 2 November 2022
3.41pm 2 November 2022
10.10am 22 October 2022
3.25am 15 October 2022
8.49pm 10 October 2022
12.33pm 24 September 2022

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 11°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

Edward Totterdell

Visitor contact phone number

+353 86 810 8319 / 01 2802667

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News and media from Dun Laoghaire Lifeboat Station

RNLI Lifeboats logo on grey background
Article Sea safety
Dun Laoghaire RNLI rescues Sandymount dog walker from incoming tide
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Article People
Dun Laoghaire RNLI carry out medical evacuation in Dublin Bay
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Article Rescue
Dun Laoghaire RNLI rescues Kite Surfer off Dollymount Strand
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Photo from ceremony held in 2021
Article Heritage
Christmas Eve lifeboat tragedy remembered by Dun Laoghaire RNLI at ceremony
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