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Fishermen's Museum

Hastings

Type:Museum

Rock-a-Nore Road, HASTINGS, East Sussex, TN34 3DW

Tel: +44 01424 461446

Fishermen's Museum

About

A former fishermen's church by old net shops, now a museum on local fishing with ship models, nets, old photographs and the Lugger 'Enterprise', built in 1912. There is also a model of 'Henri Grace A Dieu', built for the Royal Tournament in 1922. An adjacent net shop may also be viewed, together with 4 more fishing boats which are displayed outside.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access

Payment Methods

  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    517
  • Very Good
    326
  • Average
    67
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • beccax95
    Trip Type:
    Family
    So cool and free
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th August 2018
    Loved the ship inside the old church. The stain glass window is beautiful. Very quick to walk around and is very informative. Read full review
  • Finn M
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely time. Full of Local and Social History.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th August 2018
    This was a fantastic little spot, it is full of history. Set inside an Old fisherman's Church still with a gorgeous stain glass window. My girlfriend and I spent just under an hour and it is easy... Read full review
  • Coastsidehippie
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely family visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 12th August 2018
    Lovely small museum, free entry, great boat that you can board. Good fun for kids too! Option to make a small donation at the end. Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A259. Off the A259, on Hastings seafront (towards the east of town). Car park close by.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Hastings. Follow signs to the seafront and turn left along to Rock-a-Nore Road.

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