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RNLI College Discovery Tours

West Quay Road
POOLE
Dorset
BH15 1HZ

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Telephone:01202 336460

RNLI Lifeboat at Poole

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Tour price£7.50 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Excellent
      192
    • Very Good
      16
    • Average
      1
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      1

    Recent Reviews:

    • b8ste
      Kippax, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Excellent tour
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 19th September 2018
      We did the discovery tour this morning which we really enjoyed, we were escorted round by Chris, he did a great job, his knowledge of the RNLI was first class and answered all the questions asked by... Read full review
    • Gone_Out_And_About
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Interesting and Fun tour
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 15th September 2018
      An interesting and informative 90 minute tour of the training centre ending with a rescue exercise in the RNLI training simulator. A good volunteer guide talked about the RNLI through the tour which... Read full review
    • CJSNetwork
      Lincs UK
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      A real insight into the training of lifeboat crew
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 12th September 2018
      We were very pleased we took the Discovery Tour learning how the RNLI trains crews. We experienced a force 5 gale in the simulator, viewed the pool where the trainees learn in controlled conditions... Read full review

    Awards

    • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017
    • Regional and MiscellaneousDorset Tourism Awards 2017 - Bronze Award Dorset Tourism Awards 2017 - Bronze Award 2017

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    RNLI College is located on West Quay Road, Poole, BH15 1HZ.

    All visitors should report to the Gatehouse on the corner of West Quay Road and Slipway Road. Security staff will direct you to available parking. The nearest large council pay and display car park is Hill Street multi storey, BH15 1NR, which is a short walk from the RNLI College.

    Public Transport Directions

    Journey planning: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2018, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

    Facilities

    Establishment Features

    • Accommodation on site
    • On-site Restaurant/Cafe

    Key Features

    • Coastal
    • Groups
    • In town/city centre

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Opening Times

    2018 Opening (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Thursday11:00 - 12:30*
    14:30 - 16:00*
    Friday15:00 - 16:30*
    Saturday11:00 - 12:30*

    * Open all year except for Christmas and New Year.

    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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