Whitby Museum

Whitby Museum
Pannett Park
Whitby
North Yorkshire
YO21 1RE
England

Website

www.whitbymuseum.org.uk

E-mail

keeper@whitbymuseum.org.uk

library

library@whitbymuseum.org.uk

registrar

registrar@whitbymuseum.org.uk

Telephone

01947 602908

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Whitby Museum
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Whitby Museum was started by local gentlemen in 1823 to preserve the fossils and other interesting artefacts existing in the area. It is owned by Whitby Literary and Philosophical Society and run entirely by volunteers from among the society's members.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

All year: Tuesday to Sunday 9.30am to 4.30pm
Last admission 30 mins before closing

Mondays except Bank Holidays
Christmas and New Year
Library closed throughout January

Admission charges

Adults £3.00
Children £1.00
Seniors £2.50
Members of Whitby 'Lit&Phil' free
Permanent residents of Whitby Town free

Additional info

The Society's library and archives are accessible to the public, but advanced notice of visit would be appreciated. Note that the Library is usually open mornings Tuesday to Friday

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Land Transport, Maritime, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War, World Cultures

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