Northgate Infants school visit

Northgate Infants school visit

The visit was by 60 children from the Northgate Infants school Great Yarmouth on a day trip to the museum. The trip was sponsored by the Great Yarmouth Lodge of Friendship No 100 together with the Worshipful Master John Beales and his wife Liz. The trip also included...
Pearls from the Grit

Pearls from the Grit

In the early 1900s Lowestoft’s fishing village – known as The Grit – was home to 2,300 people, schools, churches, shops and 13 pubs. What made it such a special community and why did it disappear? Meet no-nonsense fisherman, Ned; Billy, a larger-than-life skipper...
Great Yarmouth festival

Great Yarmouth festival

For the 19th year in a row the museum had a colourful stall at the Great Yarmouth festival. It was a busy weekend meeting,greeting and talking to people about the museum. A good chance to advertise and encourage people to visit us. We took in excess of £250 over the...
Tom Crisp remembered

Tom Crisp remembered

Lowestoft Hero Tom Crisp VC DSC remembered. The Great Grandchildren of Tom Crisp VC visited the museum 5th May 2017 and left this message. “We have enjoyed re-visiting the museum as we used to come to Lowestoft on holiday as children in the 70’s. We always visited the...
Volunteer Secretary

Volunteer Secretary

The Lowestoft Maritime Museum is looking for a volunteer secretary. If you are interested please reply via the museums e-mail address....