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RNLI Henry Blogg Museum

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Thought provoking and informative little museum

The museum is located at the end of the pier in the lifeboat station. It is free to visit, and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MarkH1973
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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
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Great museum

Well done to the RNLI - this is a great tribute to a very brave crewman whilst also a great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Liz L
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The museum tells incredible stories of Cromer men putting their lives in danger to rescue strangers from the sea. You will find interviews with crew members, 'kit' to try on for yourself, model boats, Morse code practice and more in this super...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| The Rocket House, Promenade, Cromer NR27 9HE, England
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+44 1263 511294
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The museum is located at the end of the pier in the lifeboat station. It is free to visit, and there is a small gift shop with a donation box. Visitors have a great view of the lifeboat, and have the opportunity to get very...More

Thank MarkH1973
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well done to the RNLI - this is a great tribute to a very brave crewman whilst also a great showcase for the important work done by lifeboat crews. It’s free to get in which is rare these days and is well kept with lots...More

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a good local museum dedicated the to life saving actions of the lifeboat crew and local hero Henry Blogg. See this place first then go to the Lifeboat Station at the end of pier.

Thank Bighomebird
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called. In here as it was raining and was surprised as entry was free and. Was quite interesting. Good place to visit.

Thank janine1012016
Jacqui P, Manager at RNLI Henry Blogg Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your spur of the moment visit. Thank you for taking the time to review our museum. Best Regards Jacqui

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This venue was a free. The staff were friendly and helpful. The whole experience was very well displayed and informative

Thank pauline p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our visit to the museum. Lots of history to read about the RNL and its work throughout the years.

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting. Only the two of us but we noticed the kids there having a great time.stocked up on our Christmas cards and calenders in the very nice shop.Volunteers were lovely

Thank Janet T
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Nice little museum and very interesting story of Henry bloggs with some great stories and artefacts . Make sure you leave a donation on the way out , well deserved . A little shop there too for trinkets and keep sake gifts . Staff very...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is a fairly small museum dedicated to one lifeboatman locally. It was very interesting and there were hands-on activities and dressing up clothes. The restaurant upstairs is also good.

Thank MeridianManchester
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The story of Henry Blogg is worth looking into at this musuem, i is quite small but very informative.

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Allisonlw123
27 July 2016|
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Response from Jacqui P | Property representative |
Hello Mrs Williamson. You are in luck. Tomorrow is the station open day which means full demonstrations by both lifeboat and lifeguards too. There will also be lots of stalls with home made cakes etc, a falconry display... More
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AndyK953
29 March 2016|
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Response from Jacqui P | Property representative |
Hi Andy, We get lots of younger visitors and it's lovely to see them coming back time after time. There is quite a lot for them to do from dressing up in crew kit, measuring crabs and trying out the speaking tube. If you... More
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mfb656
3 February 2015|
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Response from Canineheaven | Reviewed this property |
It's free, which is amazing these days. They do welcome donations and we were more than happy to oblige.
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