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

Kilrush Lifeboat Station

Kilrush Lifeboat Station

Kilrush Lifeboat Station was established in 1995 to provide additional cover on the west coast of Ireland. It’s located on the River Shannon and operates a B class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kilrush Lifeboat Station

3.03pm 22 August 2021
10.27am 16 August 2021
3.13pm 24 July 2021
6.13pm 13 June 2021
6.13pm 13 June 2021
3.31pm 12 June 2021
3.31pm 12 June 2021
3.39pm 2 May 2021
3.01pm 30 April 2021
5.31pm 23 April 2021
11.59am 15 April 2021
10.53am 27 November 2020
11.36am 8 November 2020
9.22am 4 November 2020
8.58pm 19 September 2020
8.58pm 19 September 2020
11.29pm 28 June 2020
11.25pm 28 June 2020
7.32pm 13 June 2020
2.02pm 8 June 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Kilrush Lifeboat Station
Cappa
Kilrush
Co. Clare

Station phone number

065 9052624

Accessibility

Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Pauline Dunleavy

Visitor contact phone number

086 833 9347

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