Grace Darling Museum, Bamburgh

Grace Darling Museum commemorates the life of one of Victorian Britain’s greatest heroines and tells the story of how she helped rescue the survivors of a wrecked steamship. Observe the artifacts and read the accompanying information that illustrates Grace’s upbringing, her life at the lighthouse, and the events of the rescue that propelled her to fame. Watch the audio-visual representation of the rescue and look for the personal items of the Darling family on display. Children can get involved in the interactive activities on offer. Plan your visit to Grace Darling Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Bamburgh route planning website .
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  • I learned in school about Grace Darling’s brave rescue and it was great to learn more about her in this museum. The museum is 3 doors away from where Grace was born, across the green from where she di...  more »
  • This museum is staffed by heklpful volunteers and entry is free (although donations welcome). Although small, it has lots to see and discover for all ages.  more »
  • Excellent display around the life and story of Grace Darling. As a free museum it is extremely high quality. Just remember to donate to RNLI to support their life saving work
  • Absolutely fascinating. Staff brilliant. Very friendly and informative. So clean and tidy. Accessible. Stunning views upstairs. Nice little gift shop. Free entry but opportunity without pressure to donate to RNLI. We did as such a lovely day out and worthy cause.
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