Captain Cook Memorial Museum Whitby, Whitby

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TripAdvisor
  • Fascinating little treasure-box of a museum dedicated to one of exploration's greatest heroes. Fascinating exhibits, beautiful portraits and intricate models can all be found packed into the house whe...  more »
  • This is a good museum which people can learn many knowledges of sea voyages, many kinds of boats, ships and how people sailing over the ocean in the past  more »
  • Not a bad little museum but I was slightly disappointed by feeling I did not have enough prior knowledge of Cook to really feel engaged. I found it helpful getting maps up on my phone to add a bit mor...  more »
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  • Great museum in the house of captain james cook. Good exhibits. Wheel chair accessible entrance. Lift available to first floor.
  • Thoroughly enjoyed the history of Cook told through reproductions, paintings, models and other memorabilia. About 1.5 hours to get around everything. Note: lots of stairs in the period building.
  • if interested in cooks life and adventures its a must see if not you might be disappointed
  • Fascinating exhibition on the context of Cook's voyages.
  • Great museum. Lots of fascinating maps and drawings