UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES
Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.
In line with government guidelines, our staffed sites remain closed in the interests of public health. It is now clear that we will not be able to re-open on 1 May as we had originally hoped. Instead we will re-open as soon as government advice allows and only when we can ensure the safety of our visitors and our staff and volunteers.
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