Museums & Exhibits

History, culture and fun all in one

 

From Vikings to trains, there's so much to learn and discover in the museums and exhibits found in Yorkshire. With interactive exhibits for the kids and history and culture for the grown-ups, these top-notch museums make for ideal family outings during your stay at The Bay Filey.

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Jorvik Viking Centre — York

 

With brand-new exhibits coming for 2018, Jorvik Viking Centre is one of York's top attractions and the ultimate destination for experiencing Viking history in the UK. Visit their website for more details.

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Captain Cook Memorial Museum Whitby

 

Located just up the coast from The Bay Filey, Whitby is home of the Captain Cook Memorial Museum, housed in Cook's mentor's home and featuring exploration and maritime exhibits the whole family will love. Click here to learn more.

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Eden Camp

 

One of the largest and most comprehensive museums in the world covering British military and social history from World War I onward, Eden Camp is a top attraction in Yorkshire and a must-see for the whole family. Interactive exhibits and historical displays come alive in this award-winning museum. Check out their website to learn more.

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National Railway Museum

 

Part of the British Science Museum Group of National Museums, the National Railway Museum in York is free to the public! Featuring interactive exhibits, it tells the story of rail transport in the United Kingdom and its effect on society.

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