Volunteer recruitment 2022

Volunteer recruitment 2022

Would you like to be part of our team? We are looking for new volunteers to join our teams to welcome visitors and share the town’s history with our visitors, and help maintain the museum ‘behind the scenes’. Maritime knowledge is not essential as...
Summer at Lowestoft Maritime Museum in Sparrows Nest Park

Summer at Lowestoft Maritime Museum in Sparrows Nest Park

Come along and explore this tardis of a museum, while celebrating our anniversary with free admission from Monday August 12th to Sunday 18th. Fishy Family Fun for all the family Join Captain Crabbe and Admiral the cat for a fun filled summer at Lowestoft Maritime...
East Coast Heritage Event 2019

East Coast Heritage Event 2019

June 15th 2019 – 10am to 4pm Lowestoft Campus of East Coast College St Peter’s Street, Lowestoft, NR32 2NB Come along to this interesting FREE event with stalls from:  local museums local history groups locaI colleges parks and other heritage groups...
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...