Captain Cook Memorial Museum
Grape Lane, Whitby YO22 4BA Route Planner
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Apr-early Nov: 9.45am-5pm, mid Feb-end Mar: 11am-3pm - Nov-mid Feb: guided tour by appointment (£7.50, children £3.50)


This late 17C house, where James Cook worked as an apprentice for the shipowner John Walker, is now a museum devoted to him. The rooms are furnished in the 18C style and, during your visit, you will see letters, documents and various objects about the life of this great explorer and his expeditions.


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