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

Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Established over 200 years ago, Exmouth Lifeboat Station opened a new station and boathouse in 2010, which houses a Shannon class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have been awarded 7 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

7.48pm 16 September 2021
2.21am 15 September 2021
2.10am 15 September 2021
6.06pm 8 September 2021
6.06pm 8 September 2021
6.06pm 8 September 2021
7.00pm 7 September 2021
1.57am 6 September 2021
1.52am 6 September 2021
1.42am 6 September 2021
6.08pm 3 September 2021
10.13am 31 August 2021
7.42pm 25 August 2021
11.57am 25 August 2021
9.17pm 24 August 2021
8.01pm 22 August 2021
6.50pm 21 August 2021
2.01pm 16 August 2021
1.13pm 16 August 2021
12.43pm 12 August 2021

Today's weather

20°C Cloudy
Min: 10°C Max: 20°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Exmouth Lifeboat Station
Queens Drive

Station phone number

01395 263579


Visiting times

A Visitor Experience Centre is situated above the shop and next to the station.


Free tours

Free tours of the Lifeboat Station are available on weekends at the following times:

Summer (April to October): 10:30/11:30/12:30/13:30/14:30/15:30

Winter (November to March): 11:30/12:30/13:30/14:30

Additional tours on weekdays may be available, particularly during school holidays, subject to Tour Guide availability.

A schedule of tours is available in the Shop, located at the side of the Station.

Group tours are welcome and may be booked through the VISITS button on the website.

Shop hours



Shop phone number

01395 274890

News and media from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Both Exmouth RNLI lifeboats launched to persons calling for help
Read more
Article Rescue
Exmouth RNLI search for paddleboarder in difficulties
Read more
Article Rescue
Exmouth RNLI search for to overdue yacht
Read more
Article Rescue
Exmouth RNLI respond to two emergencies
Read more