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Hastings Fishermen's Museum

Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
+44 1424 461446
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If visiting Hastings it’s well worth a visit to see the history of Hastings local fishermen and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richard D
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Hastings, United Kingdom
Definitely worth a look!

Fascinating glimpse into the history of Hastings, and the colourful characters who lived and worked... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SuzBerkshire
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Berkshire
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Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If visiting Hastings it’s well worth a visit to see the history of Hastings local fishermen and fishing.No entrance free but I always leave a donation.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fascinating glimpse into the history of Hastings, and the colourful characters who lived and worked there.

Thank SuzBerkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this museum. It’s our second visit. I love the photos of local people and especially the opportunity to climb up and stand on the 1910 ( I think) Enterprise boat.

Thank Budetrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A tiny converted church that is full of shipping memorabilia. Loads of pictures and artefacts and a boat !! Popped in on a windy morning and enjoyed an hour or so looking around. Free to enter but donations gratefully accepted.

Thank Spa_SeekerLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little museum to visit,have been in here a couple times local seafarers museum to do with the fishermen in area past and present.

Thank CHARLES H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is a fabulous little piece of history. Its free but donations accepted perfect for kids in a great area of hastings.

Thank stephen m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Several visits, all enjoyable. The museum is small and personal and weaves social history, fishing, industrial history and the present day into a really inclusive experience. Entry is free and parking (not free) is near at hand. Buying fresh fish or eating options are also...More

Thank robin m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good for a quick way to learn how the fishermen used to earn a living Still a hard job nowadays but harder in the old days without the modern clothing and the new technology they have in today’s age.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Close by the Shipwreck Museum, close to the east end of Hastings shoreline. Lots to look at, a ship to clamber over & close to other attractions. Good for all ages to while away an hour or two

Thank Tina J
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Quite a small place but plenty of stuff crammed in to its two rooms. Free entry perfect for a quick half hour visit

Thank travesty89
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rachey6464
24 May 2017|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
hi. it will tight but you can get round only downside is I don't think you will be able to get up onto the boat that's inside the building.
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