Tourist Attractions in Whitby

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Bark Endeavour Sea Trips

Replica of HMS Endeavour sailed by Captain Cook in 1768 Fantastic views of Yorkshire's Jurassic coastline, the famous Whitby Jet, geological features & rich wildlife

  • Bark Endeavour Whitby 46 St. Sepulchre Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1QF
  • 01723 364 100
  • [Families Welcome]
  • [Pets Welcome]

Beamish Museum

Beamish, Britain's favourite open air museum, vividly recreates life in Northern England in the early C19th- C20th, demonstrating recent history in a "living" way.

  • Beamish, Durham, DH9 0RG
  • 01913 704000
  • 01913 704001
  • [Families Welcome]
  • [Opening Times]
  • [Parking Available]
  • [Pets Welcome]
  • [Tariff]
  • [Whats On]

Captain Cook Memorial Museum

Visit the C17th house where Captain Cook came to serve his seaman's apprenticeship. Collection of letters and memorabilia.Open March to October.Special exhibition: Smoking Coasts & ice-bound Seas.

  • Grape Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4BA
  • 01947 601 900
  • [Disabled Access]
  • [Families Welcome]
  • [Tariff]

Jumping Jimmies - Open Easter to September

Children's play area with small go-karts & trampolines for children up to 10 years. Bouncy castle. Birthday parties welcome, prior booking advised.

  • West Cliff, Whitby, NorthYorkshire, YO21 3HA
  • 01947 820 003

Museum Of Victorian Science

A virtual visit to Dr Frankenstein's Laboratory. See demonstrations of Jacob's Ladder, crackling sparks, electric flames, Electro-Static Generators and more!

  • Glaisdale, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 2QL
  • 01947 897 440
  • [Opening Times]

Ormesby Hall

A rural mansion on the edge of Middlesborough with an exquisitely furnished interior. Also home to a model railway exhibition and a splendid tea room.

  • Middlesborough, Cleveland, TS7 9AS
  • 01642 324 188

Whitby Abbey

1,000+ years old, the striking remains have inspired famous authors. Interactive & family friendly visitors centre. Situated on the cliff above Whitby.

  • Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT
  • 01947 603 568
  • [Disabled Access]
  • [Families Welcome]
  • [Parking Available]
  • [Tariff]
    Charter Angling
  • Brook House Brook Lane, Ainthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 2JR
  • 01287 660 118
    Pleasure Boats
  • Ruswarp, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21
  • 01947 601 610
    Whitby Lifeboat Museum
  • Pier Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3
  • 01947 602 001