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Captain Cook Memorial Museum Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby, North Yorkshire

The story begins at the handsome 17th century harbourside house now the Captain Cook Memorial Museum. This is where the great explorer, James Cook, came to serve his apprenticeship in Whitby in the year 1746. It belonged to Cook's master, the Quaker ship owner, Captain John Walker. When the young Cook was not at sea, he […]

Self-Drive Boats

City Cruises York The Boatyard, Lendal Bridge, York, North Yorkshire

Fancy being the skipper of your very own boat?! Of course you do – so let us help you by giving you the (very Instagram-able!) opportunity to captain your very own self-drive motor boat.

The Romance of the Railway

Masham Art Gallery Masham Gallery, 24 Market Place, Masham

We're delighted to welcome Ian Scott Massie's solo exhibition The Romance of the Railway. A collection of watercolours and screenprints he has been working on for over 3 years. We are only able to showcase just part of the exhibition (hopefully it will all be available in a larger venue soon) but you can see […]

Hocus Pocus Halloween

Mother Shipton's Cave Prophecy Lodge, High Bridge, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

Are you ready for a bunch of HOCUS POCUS and WIZARDING wonder at Mother Shipton’s this Halloween? Broomsticks and wands at the ready - you’re in for a treat! Tickets for our Halloween Hocus Pocus event are available now! Are you ready for a bunch of HOCUS POCUS and WIZARDING wonder at Mother Shipton’s this […]

Festival of Flavours

RHS Harlow Carr Crag Lane, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This autumn, don’t miss our fabulous new food event – Festival of Flavours, as we celebrate growing and cooking food from Yorkshire and around the world. See cookery demos, from well know chefs including 2022 Masterchef Champion Eddie Scott, browse food and drink stalls, take Kitchen Garden tours and get take-home tips from chefs and […]

October Half Term: Deadliest Plants and Bugs

RHS Harlow Carr Crag Lane, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Head over to Harrogate to explore the deadliest plants and bugs and discover how deadly flora and fauna may be misunderstood. While you’re there, enjoy the glorious colours of autumn the garden has to offer at this time of year. Meet creepy crawlies, hear about carnivorous plants and join the garden detectives. There’s even story […]

Light Spectacular

North Yorkshire Moors Railway North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Goathland, North Yorkshire

Marvel at our heritage carriages, decorated with thousands of lights, before departing from Pickering Station for an awe-inspiring journey alongside a DJ-Mix of music that will get you in the mood for a party the whole family will enjoy. Each passenger will be given their own interactive LED wristband which is synchronised to the music and […]