Captain Cook Museum

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


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 2018: ‘Whitby in the time of Cook, the making of a great seaman!’

Normal Admission Price

Free entry to YorkPass holders

Adult at £5.90
Adult at £5.40
Child at £3.50
Child at £3.30