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

7.32pm 19 September 2020
12.01pm 19 September 2020
11.49am 19 September 2020
4.09pm 17 September 2020
3.56pm 17 September 2020
1.59pm 17 September 2020
1.53pm 17 September 2020
7.36pm 15 September 2020
7.36pm 15 September 2020
10.31am 15 September 2020
1.55pm 13 September 2020
3.30am 5 September 2020
12.28pm 29 August 2020
10.04am 29 August 2020
10.04am 29 August 2020
9.54am 29 August 2020
10.03pm 23 August 2020
1.07am 21 August 2020
1.07am 21 August 2020
1.01am 21 August 2020

Today's weather

20°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 20°C
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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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Double rescue assignments for Exmouth RNLI
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Exmouth all-weather lifeboat launched to rescue disabled yacht
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