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Yorkshire Sights

Captain Cook Memorial Museum

  • Grape La. Map It
  • Whitby

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This museum documenting the life of the famous explorer and those who sailed with him is in the 17th-century house where Cook lodged as an apprentice seaman from 1746 to 1750. Exhibits devoted to Cook's epic expeditions display the legendary explorer's maps, diaries, and drawings.

Sight Information


Grape La., Whitby, YO22 4BA, England

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Sight Details:

  • £4.80
  • Mid-Feb.–Mar., daily 11–3; Apr.–Oct., daily 9:45–5; Nov.–mid-Feb. by appointment; last admission 30 min before closing


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