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

12.33pm 18 November 2020
8.54pm 17 November 2020
8.42pm 17 November 2020
10.43am 17 November 2020
4.22pm 11 November 2020
1.04pm 25 October 2020
8.50am 19 October 2020
8.50am 19 October 2020
8.43am 19 October 2020
8.43am 19 October 2020
9.28pm 17 October 2020
5.25pm 17 October 2020
5.57pm 15 October 2020
2.17pm 14 October 2020
12.36am 5 October 2020
12.36am 5 October 2020
7.52pm 2 October 2020
12.31am 30 September 2020
12.31am 30 September 2020
12.26am 30 September 2020

Today's weather

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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Exmouth Lifeboat Station
Queens Drive
Exmouth
Devon
EX8 2AY

Station phone number

01395 263579

Accessibility

Visiting times

A Visitor Experience Centre is situated above the shop and next to the station.
Summer
10am-5pm

Winter
11am-4pm

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

Summer
10am-5pm

Winter
11am-4pm

Shop phone number

01395 274890

News and media from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?