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

RNLI The Lizard Lifeboat Station

The Lizard Lifeboat Station

Set at the foot of a 45-metre cliff, The Lizard Lifeboat Station not only houses Rose, the station’s Tamar class all-weather lifeboat, but has a fantastic heritage display showcasing over 157 years of lifesaving at sea on The Lizard peninsula.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from The Lizard Lifeboat Station

4.52pm 8 September 2021
3.04am 6 September 2021
2.16pm 31 August 2021
2.08pm 8 August 2021
3.11pm 7 August 2021
8.41am 1 August 2021
12.26pm 24 July 2021
12.57pm 16 July 2021
12.57pm 16 July 2021
12.46pm 16 July 2021
4.12am 21 June 2021
5.28pm 18 June 2021
6.39pm 3 June 2021
9.05pm 30 May 2021
2.24pm 29 March 2021
3.46pm 23 March 2021
7.03am 18 February 2021
1.05pm 14 December 2020
6.48pm 2 November 2020
6.48pm 2 November 2020

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

The Lizard Lifeboat Station
The Boathouse
Church Cove
The Lizard
TR12 7PH

Station phone number

01326 290451


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access.
Please call the station about disabled access and parking.

Visiting times

Subject to weather and operational demands, the Visitor Centre and Shop are open to visitors as follows:

Saturday and Sunday

The Visitor Centre and Shop also open on Tuesday evenings from 5.30pm to 7.30pm to cover weekly exercise launches.

If you have any queries or concerns about your visit, please ring the Station on 01326 290451 and we will do our best to help.

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News and media from The Lizard Lifeboat Station

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An Early Start to the Day for The Lizard Lifeboat Crew.
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