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Escape the traffic and travel to Whitby Abbey by train, bus or bicycle and be rewarded with 20% off your walk-up ticket. Show your bus or train ticket, or bike helmet, at the point of purchase to receive your discount. English Heritage are working with Good Journey to encourage sustainable travel to Whitby Abbey, click here to find out more and for help planning your route.
On Thursday 26 May 2022, we marked the 125th anniversary of Bram Stoker's iconic novel, Dracula, by breaking the record for the Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Vampires with 1,369 vampires!
We were delighted that so many people embraced the idea and came together at Whitby Abbey, a major inspiration for Dracula, to celebrate the anniversary.
If you'd like to visit the abbey and learn more about the origins of Dracula, follow the link below.Book your ticket
In 2019 we invested almost £1.6 million to transform Whitby Abbey and celebrate the history of this iconic landmark.
Explore 3,000 years of history in the new permanent exhibition with dramatic displays of unique objects and an interactive guide.
You will also be able to enjoy new improved facilities, making sure you get the most out of your visit.Learn more