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RNLI Lifeboat museum, Whitby
(4.6/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
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  • This is a small, free museum with an old manual lifeboat at the entrance. Inside there are info boards about rescues that took place and some info on the lifeboat men of the past. Children would love ...  more »
  • Once inside you will be very interested in the contents of this smallish museum. You get a feeling of what it must be like helping out as volunteers aswell as a feel for the history of the lifeboat sc...  more »
  • You get a good feeling for Whitby when you see the old pulling lifeboat and admire the strength and bravery of the old lifeboat crews of old. Lovely exibits and a shop to buy great souveneers. 
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  • Lovely to see the old lifeboat as well as the modern lifeboat. Very nice models showing historic events regarding the Whitby lifeboats and crew. Really interesting museum and well worth a visit.
  • Interesting information throughout and shows the evolution of the RNLI and the great risks they undertake daily
  • Very small but packed with interesting displays
  • Really interesting history, and contributes to keeping the lifeboat afloat and saving lives today
  • Very intresting place