About Whitby Abbey
Whitby Abbey has been inspiring visitors for nearly 1500 years – now it’s your turn.
Discover stories of saints, poets and Dracula as you explore soaring gothic ruins and take in the stunning sea views.
There’s more to see and do at the abbey than ever before. With fantastic views over the coast, a revamped museum and wide open grounds to roam, it’s a great value day out for everyone.
Throughout the year we have lots of exciting events, including performances of Dracula in the summer and the iconic Illuminated Abbey over Halloween.
- Wander through spectacular ruins and take in the beautiful coastal views
- Discover tales of Viking raids and saintly Saxons in the museum – and find out how Whitby inspired Bram Stoker