Set on a headland high over the popular seaside town, Whitby Abbey is the perfect choice for a great value day trip in Yorkshire. It's easy to see how Bram Stoker was inspired by its gothic splendour when writing Dracula. This is one of the most atmospheric visitor attractions on the Yorkshire coast.
Discover the long history of the Abbey and the daily life of the monks who once lived here in the unique interactive visitor centre with its dramatic digital reconstructions. Or listen to the audio tour as you wander around the ancient ruins and enjoy the stunning views.
For mystery and imagination, Whitby Abbey is one of the best family days out in Yorkshire.
Easter Adventure Quest
Fri 03 - Mon 06 Apr 2015
It's time to get clue-cracking. Find characters from the past to help you solve the challenge and seek out your chocolate reward.
Myths & Legends Weekend
Sat 25 - Sun 26 Apr 2015
From the cast that brought you our thrilling Dracula performances, discover the myths and legends of Whitby Abbey.
Sat 02 - Mon 04 May 2015
Think you know the story of Dracula? Think again. To understand Bram Stoker's gothic icon, you need to hear his tale in the setting of the writer's inspiration.
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Abbey Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire - YO22 4JT
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