museums and attractions

Transport / Maritime

Walton Maritime Museum

Built in 1884, the Old Life Boat House is now used as a maritime museum. Amongst the collections are former lifeboats, James Stevens No.14 & City of Leicester, an ex-RNLI boarding boat. Information on the men who sailed them, and artefacts charting Walton’s colourful history as a seaside town.


  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


Frinton & Walton Heritage Trust


The Old Lifeboat House East Terrace Walton-on-the-Naze Essex CO14 8PZ

  • 01255 678 259
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Open days

Easter, May Day & Spring BHol weekends. Daily Jul-Sep 1400-1600.


By Rail: Walton-on-the-Naze / 1.00 mile

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