Illuminated Abbey

DATE

Fri 25 Oct - Sat 2 Nov 2019 

TIME

6pm- 9pm

LOCATION

Whitby Abbey 

SUITABLE FOR

Everyone

This Halloween, discover the darker side of history among the bright lights of Whitby Abbey.

Explore the soaring gothic ruins as they’re illuminated in a breathtaking display of colour and light. Afterwards, hear tales from Count Dracula and come face to face with a coven of witches roaming about the ruins. Meet a sinister witch-finder to learn about the devious tricks of his trade, and keep out the cold with some delicious hot food and drink. 

There’s plenty for all ages to enjoy at Illuminated Abbey – book your ticket now to make sure you don’t miss out on this spectacularly spooky event.

Make sure to book your tickets before Thursday 24st October to get 20% off.

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Event timetable

6.15pm - Meet the Witch Finder

Hear tales from a master of his art and learn the tricks he uses to identify those who practise dark magic - an important skill on All Hallows eve, especially in Whitby...

6.30pm - Vampire Hunters

Meet the noble band who has sworn to rid the world of the blood thirsty un-dead. Hear daring tales of dark battles and learn how to survive until dawn, avoiding falling victim to the prince of darkness himself. 

7.00pm - Dracula Part I 

Think you know the story of Dracula? Think again. Join our performers as they bring the famous story of Dracula to life before your very eyes in this unique and atmospheric setting.

7.45pm - Dracula Part II            

Enjoy the culmination of an epic evening of bright lights and dark tales with the second part of Dracula in the very ruins which inspired Bram Stoker's famous tale.

Prices

Type Price
Member (Adult) £5.00
Member (Child) £3.00
Member (Concession) £4.00
Member (Family) £12.00
Adult £12.50
Child, 5-17 years £8.00
Concession £10.00
Family £32.00

Price Notes

Ticket price includes entry to the event and site.

How to book

Purchase your tickets today using our online system or by calling our dedicated Ticket Sales Team on 0370 333 1183 (Mon – Fri 8.30am – 5.30, Sat 9am – 5pm). Tickets will also be available to purchase at the event site on the day.

By phone
0370 333 1183

(Mon - Fri 9:30am - 5:30 Sat 9am - 5pm)

How to find us

Property: Whitby Abbey
Address: Abbey Lane, Whitby, YO22 4JT
Location: Whitby, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber

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