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Hastings Fishermen's Museum

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Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
+44 1424 461446
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Stuffed full of local fishing history

Fisherman’s chapel converted into a museum dedicated to the men and women of the local fishing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rochester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great picture gallery with plenty to see

We have twice visited this museum with visiting friends. There is plenty to see for all ages. In a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stephanie G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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“local fishing” (38 reviews)
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Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
+44 1424 461446
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fisherman’s chapel converted into a museum dedicated to the men and women of the local fishing fleet. Dominated by a wooden fishing lugger with lots of pictures and items displayed around the edges, plus several boats and items just outside. Free to enter, donations welcome.

Thank FionaTidd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have twice visited this museum with visiting friends. There is plenty to see for all ages. In a old church the centre piece is a old fishing boat. The exhibits show the history and characters of the local fishing industry. Nice place to visit...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Does not offer masses of exhibits and is on the smaller side for any extensive time to be spent there. More positively it is interesting and free so there is any real complaint to be had.

Thank Fionn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely museum,shame not bigger so we could spend more time but nice place to visit Set in the old town where there is alot of history to explore

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So much to see and read about and now with the added film shows give an insight into the dangers of seas.

Thank terrysteeples
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a great history of hastings fishing past lots to see and the kids like to climb up on the boat its free but welcome donations

Thank witchy2016
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Interesting for all ages, young & old. Lots of little trinkets to look at, gives a real look into the history of Hastings Fishermen. Free Entry

Thank Hrh68
Reviewed 29 December 2017

If you are visiting the Old Town in Hastings then you must pay a visit to the Fishermens Museum, which is housed in an old church building on Rockanore Road. There are lots of artifacts and exhibits to see, and my grandchildren found it fascinating....More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

If visiting Hastings it’s well worth a visit to see the history of Hastings local fishermen and fishing.No entrance free but I always leave a donation.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Fascinating glimpse into the history of Hastings, and the colourful characters who lived and worked there.

Thank SuzBerkshire
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
hi. it will tight but you can get round only downside is I don't think you will be able to get up onto the boat that's inside the building.