Please note following information for the Museum’s 2023 Open Season

The museum will be open for the Easter Bank Holiday and week from Good Friday April 7th and will close again on Sunday 16th April.

The museum to reopen for the season on Saturday 29th April and will remain open until Saturday October 28th.
The museum will be open 7 days a week and the opening hours will be from 10.00am until 17.00pm with the last entry being 16.00 hrs

We look forward to welcoming you back.

Welcome to Lowestoft Maritime Museum

The Museum is currently closed for the Winter. Thank you to all who visited us during the year.

We hope to see you again soon, with the museum opening at Easter.

Close to 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.


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 fishermen...


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Lowestoft Maritime Museum
Sparrows Nest Gardens
Whapload Road
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