Whitby Museum

North Yorkshire, YO21 1RE

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The museum is set in the beautiful surroundings of Pannett Park.

Highlights include fossils, ship models, Captain Cook material, scientific instruments, ethnography, local history, archaeology and natural history, jet jewellery, a herbarium and an extensive collection of local maps.There is also a programme of special exhibitions and events, and families can follow a trail which takes them on a voyage around the museum and a tour of the newly-restored Pannett Park.

In the same building is the Pannett Art Gallery, showing work by the Staithes Group of artists and the Weatherill family of watercolourists.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sun, 9.30am – 4.30pm (last entry 4pm)

Closed all day Monday except for Bank Holidays. Closed over the Christmas period.

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)