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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
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    176
  • Very Good
    16
  • Average
    1
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Jean B
    Woking, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Excellent insight to the RNLI and all that it entails.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th April 2018
    Such an informative tour - We saw a little of how our brave volunteer crews are trained, experienced a "rescue" in the simulator, learned about the organisation itself - including funding and boat... Read full review
  • Malachi W
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Amazing insight to the valuable work of the RNLI
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 6th April 2018
    This is a great tour for adults, children and families to enjoy. The RNLI does amazing work both here in the UK (and abroad - as you will discover....) Loaded with interesting facts and information... Read full review
  • Jsailox
    Lancaster, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lifeboat live
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 26th February 2018
    Ever wondered how a lifeboat is made or how our brave life Boat men and women are trained, then the RNLI tour is for you. Great for all ages, highly knowledgeable volunteer guides. Great gift shop... 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 2017, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

Facilities

Key Features

  • Coastal
  • Groups
  • In town/city centre

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Establishment Features

  • Accommodation on site
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe

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

Related

Sunday, 22nd July 2018 - Sunday, 22nd July 2018

RNLI Summer FeteJoin us for the annual RNLI Summer Fete. Attractions include Lifeboat Demos, Circus School, Face Painting, Cream Teas, Street Food, BBQ, Traditional Games, Creation Station and many other stalls. FREE Entry and FREE Parking.
more info

Sunday, 20th May 2018 - Sunday, 20th May 2018

Food and Drink FestivalJoin us for the annual RNLI Food and Drink festival. Stalls include artisan and gourmet brands, delicious free samples, Fairtrade goods, local produce, live music. FREE entry and parking.
more info

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