During the First World War the sea off Salcombe was a killing ground for German U-boats. Over 35 British and allied merchant ships were sunk. Find out how the U-boat threat was overcome in our special centenary exhibition.
Entry into the Maritime Museum during our first week of opening this year (Saturday April 1st to Friday April 7th) will be free of charge to all residents in the TQ7 and TQ8 postcode areas. Please bring with you a utility or council tax bill or some other proof of residence. We are looking forward to showing you all the wonderful things we have on display.
The Maritime Museum will re-open on Saturday, April 1st 2017. Opening times until October 31st are every day between 10.30am-12.30pm and 2.30pm -4.30pm. We are looking forward to your visit