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

Galway Lifeboat station

Galway Lifeboat Station

Established in 1997 due to an increasing number of search and rescue incidents, Galway Lifeboat Station lies at the mouth of the River Corrib. The station houses a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Galway Lifeboat Station

8.11am 23 October 2021
6.20pm 19 October 2021
10.15am 15 October 2021
11.14pm 14 October 2021
6.21pm 29 September 2021
9.13am 26 September 2021
12.11am 28 August 2021
9.53pm 24 August 2021
1.26pm 13 August 2021
9.28pm 10 August 2021
11.11pm 31 July 2021
4.13pm 30 July 2021
6.37pm 22 July 2021
3.48am 19 July 2021
9.21pm 18 July 2021
5.02pm 18 July 2021
9.59pm 6 July 2021
2.11pm 3 July 2021
3.14pm 28 June 2021
12.12pm 23 June 2021

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 13°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Galway Lifeboat Station
Port of Galway
New Docks

Station phone number

091 567755



Visiting times

On request

Visitor contact

Mike Swan

Visitor contact phone number

08724 18970

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