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

Falmouth lifeboat station

Falmouth Lifeboat Station

The current boathouse was opened in 1994 and houses the B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Robina Nixon Chard. The station is the busiest in Cornwall and also operates a Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Falmouth Lifeboat Station

6.59pm 20 October 2021
6.54pm 20 October 2021
1.30pm 17 October 2021
11.24am 10 October 2021
5.35pm 20 September 2021
8.59pm 15 September 2021
8.44am 12 September 2021
10.36pm 11 September 2021
9.17pm 10 September 2021
1.57pm 7 September 2021
2.02pm 4 September 2021
7.40am 2 September 2021
6.44pm 30 August 2021
4.26pm 30 August 2021
12.25pm 30 August 2021
12.01pm 30 August 2021
9.23pm 28 August 2021
3.34pm 27 August 2021
4.56pm 25 August 2021
3.57pm 25 August 2021

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 17°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Falmouth Lifeboat Station
Tinners Walk
Port Pendennis
Falmouth
Cornwall
TR11 3XZ

Station phone number

01326 318375

Visiting times

Easter–31 October
Monday–Friday 11am – 4pm
Saturday 11am – 1pm

Visitor contact phone number

01326 210844

Shop hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday:

10am - 4.00pm

Tuesday: 11.00am - 4.00pm

The shop will be closed from 12.45 - 1.15pm each day for cleaning.

Shop phone number

01326 210844

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News and media from Falmouth Lifeboat Station

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Library shot of Falmouth RNLI’s Severn class lifeboat Richard Cox Scott and Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Robina Nixon Chard on exercise in Falmouth Bay
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