Captain Cook Museum

Grape Lane Whitby , YO22 4BA
  • Audio Tour
  • Cafe
  • Disabled Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Toilets


Description

Where James Cook lodged, 1746 – 1749

17th century shipowner’s house. Grade 1 listed. Rich 18th century collections tell the Cook story. Paintings by the voyage artists, original letters written by Cook and his associates, maps, ship models and Pacific artifacts. Whitby with its old town, museums and medieval abbey is a rewarding day out from York. Special exhibition 2019 - 'Botanical Endeavours' what did Joseph Banks do on the First Voyage?


Normal Admission Price

Free entry to YorkPass holders