RNLI Lifeboat museum, Whitby

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RNLI Lifeboat museum is located in Whitby. Take a look at our Whitby trip builder to schedule your visit to RNLI Lifeboat museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Really interesting , well worth a visit , the lifeboat guys do an amazing job , fantastic guys , came to my rescue when I slipped and broke my arm on the beach 
  • Always a warm welcome by the lifeboat crew. We do help them out on flag days when available. These guys and girls do a great job always frendly towards visitoers 
  • Nice little museum with interesting displays and facts. They have a range of information on show, including about the first life jackets & how they used horses. 
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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