Welcome to Lowestoft Maritime Museum
2018 is not only the 60th anniversary of the formation of the Lowestoft & East Suffolk Maritime Society but also the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Lowestoft Maritime Museum.
Just a reminder that the museum is now CLOSED for the winter so we hope we will see you on Saturday 6th April 2019 when we reopen for the 2019 season.
We will be looking to recruit new members during the winter in preparation for our reopening Easter 2019. If you would be interested in helping staff the museum during our open season or working behind the scenes do not hesitate to contact us , we are happy to welcome new members at any time. Keep an eye out for our recruitment day .
Nestling beside the North Sea in Lowestoft’s lovely Sparrow’s Nest Gardens, Lowestoft Maritime Museum offers a fascinating few hours of enjoyment and discovery for all ages.
“What a wonderful record of Lowestoft’s Heritage.”
David Cleveland, Berkshire.
Why not complete your visit to Lowestoft with a trip to our friends at the Mincarlo - Lowestoft's own Sidewinder Fishing Trawler, which was built by Brooke Marine in 1961-2 for local fishng family WH Podd and later owned by Boston Putford with the name of 'Putford...read more
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Contacting the museum
We welcome feedback and additional information about our collections.
Lowestoft Maritime Museum
Sparrows Nest Gardens
Telephone: 01502 512434
The Secretary Lowestoft Maritime Museum, 01502 512434.
Contacting the chairman
Our Chairman is currently unavailable so please e-mail admin or leave a message on our answer machine.
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