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Interesting little place

Very interesting little place to visit. Despite being small, there is a lot of information and... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great little treasure of a place

Stumbled on this visitors centre , very informative guide and interesting exhibits, who would have... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Gary M
via mobile
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Very interesting little place to visit. Despite being small, there is a lot of information and artefacts on display and very informative. The Working Boat Sheds and very interesting and well worth a tour. Lovely little gem!

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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on this visitors centre , very informative guide and interesting exhibits, who would have thought artillery and crab boats could sit together so well

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This museum is excellent if one is interested in Norfolk heritage. The museum building, built at the beginning of the second world war, was the officer mess for this training camp for anti aircraft gunners. The boat "side" of the museum shows how local boats...More

1  Thank norman w
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Good little place where traditional dingies have been restored and kept in a seure and dry location. Coffee machine a nice touch. Well done!

Thank TheTelstar
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Lots to see and hear, with films playing of various tasks being completed, boat-building, rope-splicing, fishermen's stories, interesting stuff! Loads of photos too, and we were lucky enough to get a peep inside a real boatbuilders workshop, where a crab boat was being restored. Interesting...More

Thank LizRNorfolk
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A museum clearly put together by people who care about our history and share a love for small boats and then men who went to sea in them. Lots to see, and touch, with great tales of bravery and hardship. If you love the sea...More

Thank JBazley
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I hired the Lucy Lavers lifeboat for a two hour boat trip with friends as a surprise birthday present for my husband. We all had a really great time starting in Wells harbour and then going along the coast towards Burnham Overy.The two crew members...More

3  Thank paula c
Reviewed 22 May 2016

What a fabulous find this visitor centre is! We came upon it by chance and were so happy that we did. The two attendants couldn't have been more helpful. We found out lots about the Lucy Lavers, her role as a lifeboat, the part she...More

1  Thank mamou
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

What a lovely place to visit. The staff were very friendly and helpful, especially to our two young children (2 and 6). We learnt a lot from the various displays, about the local area and its heritage. We will definitely visit again and recommend to...More

1  Thank CoastalCrab
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Many thanks for a 'free' donation museum that really brings to life local seafaring culture and the lifeboats. I would recommend a visit

2  Thank annie p
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