Captain Cook Memorial Museum Whitby, Whitby

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TripAdvisor
  • A super museum house curated by knowledgeable, helpful staff. Fabulously stocked with a plethora of interesting items, including a host of original sources. Lots of detailed information about cook's d...  more »
  • Very well laid out. Brilliant history. Interesting audio visual about the museum house. Very detailed. Loved all the models and authentic exhibits. Well done Whitby.  more »
  • Lots of historical items relating to James Cook when he was in Whitby and travelling around the world. Well laid out. Friendly helpful staff.  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