Yorkshire Sights

Goathland

  • Town/Village

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

This moorland village, 8 miles southwest of Whitby, has a charming 1865 train station that was the location for Hogsmeade Station, where students bound for Hogwarts disembarked in the film Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. While there, hop on the 18-mile-long North Yorkshire Moors Railway, which travels between Grosmont and Pickering, passing through picturesque towns and moorland. The route of the steam-powered trains extends to Whitby twice daily.

Sight Information

Address:

Whitby, England

Sight Details:

  • Train from £16 round-trip
  • Train late Mar.–early Nov., daily; early Nov.–Feb., some weekends and holidays

Published 08/18/2015

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