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What An Amazing Place to visit

We visited here several times during a recent visit to Selsey & were simply amazed ! The station... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ruffec01
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Chertsey, United Kingdom
Not to be missed

We'd seen about the new life boat station on a recent visit to Selsey and I'm finding it hard to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Georgina W
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Chertsey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited here several times during a recent visit to Selsey & were simply amazed ! The station includes a small shop downstairs & then upstairs an area where some of their volunteers tell you about the RNLI before you get to go onto a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We'd seen about the new life boat station on a recent visit to Selsey and I'm finding it hard to put into words just how amazing it was. The Volunteers there really took the time to answer any questions about the life boats and their...More

Thank Georgina W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although at Selsey to do some bird watching at the nearby (and very good) RSPB Pagham Harbour nature reserve, we were also keen to visit the new-ish (built 2016) Selsey lifeboat station, which we visited on Sunday 14th October. We were made to feel very...More

Thank LFerry
LinaC2096, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi LFerry. So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Selsey Lifeboat Station and that you were made to feel welcome by our volunteers and given a tour of the Station and the Lifeboats. We like to have feed back from our visitors...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Selsey Lifeboat station today Sunday 7th October 18. We had a very interesting and informative visit. Thanks to Pony for showing us around he was very helpful and had a lot of knowledge which we thoroughly enjoyed. The newly acquired Shannon lifeboat was...More

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LinaC2096, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Crystal60, So very pleased you enjoyed your visit to Selsey Lifeboat Station. All our Visit Team and the Ladies in the shop try to make sure all our visitors have an interesting and enjoyable visit. The Station is manned by Volunteers which includes the...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

This new lifeboat station was built in 2016 and now houses a well stocked gift shop (the ladies volunteering were wonderful), museum exhibits and a fantastic viewing area to view the stunning Shannon 13-20 and Supacat. Not forgetting the D class. Lots of exhibits, displays...More

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LinaC2096, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Stumpy12345. It was good to read your review and we all at Selsey Lifeboat Station are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit and that you found the shop well stocked. Our guides try to make our visitors welcome and the visit interesting and...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

We visit the lifeboat station every year. The technology in the new lifeboat is amazing. We had a very informative tour by one of the volunteers. Always buy my Christmas cards from the shop.More

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LinaC2096, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Hi GaddyH, Pleased to hear you visit our Station every year and i hope you liked the selection of Christmas Cards this year. Like you we are all amazed at the technology of our new Shannon Class Lifeboat. All the volunteers at Selsey Lifeboat Station...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great for the kids, and big kids too. Get up close to the lifeboat and take the opportunity to support a great charity and invaluable service.

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit, even though the old pier and launch ramp has been demolished. You can find the history of the RNLIs presence in Selsey in the new boat house and museum.More

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Lina C, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Hi Sue H, So pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to the new Selsey Lifeboat Station which was open to the public just before Easter 2017. I hope during your visit you were shown all the pictures on the large screen, in the visitors...More

Reviewed August 23, 2018

This was the most unexpectedly brilliant hour we spent with our children in early August. Dave Robertson happened to have just taken a school tour in to the visitor centre and we were lucky enough to see him at the centre with our two children...More

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Lina C, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hi Ruth & Steve, So pleased you enjoyed your visit to Selsey Lifeboat Station and that you made welcome. All our Visit Volunteers try to make a visit to our station as enjoyable as possible and I know Dave is brilliant with the children young...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

It's just a lifeboat station so surely there's not much interest for children? I didn't think so but surprisingly this is one of my son's favourite places to go. They have a room with things to read and do. There's always been a member of...More

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Lina C, Volunteer at RNLI Selsey Lifeboat Station and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Hi Jacob F, So very pleased to hear you and your son enjoy visiting Selsey Lifeboat Station and I know all our team love to talk to our visitors. Our work helping any one in difficulty in the water is well known but we also...More

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