Whitby Abbey

whitby abbey


For almost fifteen centuries, Whitby Abbey has stood as a wellspring of inspiration for those who venture into its hallowed grounds. Now, it beckons you to immerse yourself in its history and allure.

Embark on a journey through time as you delve into the tales of saints, poets, and the enigmatic Dracula, all while wandering amidst the soaring Gothic ruins that define this remarkable site. Let your gaze be captured by the sweeping sea vistas that serve as a backdrop to this historical marvel.

Yet, there’s more to be relished at Whitby Abbey today than ever before. Embrace the opportunity to soak in breathtaking coastal panoramas, made even more accessible by the addition of a revamped museum that enriches the narrative of this timeless place. Roam the expansive open grounds at your leisure, a sanctuary for both young and old, offering an exceptional day out that boasts very good value.

Whether you’re captivated by history, intrigued by literary legends, or simply in search of a fulfilling escape, Whitby Abbey extends an invitation like no other. Seize the chance to become part of its narrative, where 1500 years of legacy converge with modern-day marvels, creating an experience that resonates long after you’ve left its storied embrace.

Adults from £11, concessions and English Heritage rates apply.


Whitby Abbey, Abbey Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT
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