Harwich Maritime and Lifeboat Museums
Museum type :
Archaeological Museum

Established in :
1808

Holidays :
None

Visiting Hours :
10:30-17:00

Contact No :
01255 503 429

Location :
Harwich, Essex, England , United Kingdom

Display Objects :

Museum contains the last Clacton off-shore 34ft lifeboat and a history of the lifeboat service in Harwich. Contains Oakley Class Lifeboat.

Oldest lifeboat house 1876 contains history of lifeboats in Harwich and ex Clacton Lifeboat.




Description :

  • Housed in a disused lighthouse, the museum has specialised displays on the Royal Navy and commercial shipping.

  • History of the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy in Harwich.