Please note: This attraction has limited opening times during the winter. Please refer to the attraction website for up-to-date opening times.
Where James Cook lodged, 1746 – 1749 17th century house.
18th century collections tell the Cook story. Original letters written by Cook and associates, paintings by the voyage artists, maps, ship models and Pacific artefacts. Special exhibition ‘Botanical Endeavours’ Joseph Banks on the First Voyage’. Whitby with its old town, museums and mediaeval abbey is a rewarding day out from York.