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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

10.29am 28 February 2021
10.29am 28 February 2021
6.10pm 26 February 2021
5.12pm 16 February 2021
5.12pm 16 February 2021
7.47am 12 February 2021
5.10pm 9 February 2021
9.16pm 7 February 2021
9.01pm 7 February 2021
4.55am 4 February 2021
3.52pm 31 January 2021
3.52pm 31 January 2021
3.22pm 28 January 2021
3.34pm 15 January 2021
3.34pm 15 January 2021
3.34pm 15 January 2021
3.34pm 15 January 2021
2.59pm 31 December 2020
2.25pm 24 December 2020
2.25pm 24 December 2020

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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 hope, even on the darkest days

Coronavirus has delayed crucial crew training and lifeboat maintenance. A kind donation from you could help keep our crews safe and ready to rescue. Will you give us hope this spring?