20 Best Tourist Attractions In Whitby Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Whitby

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Whitby in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 45 Whitby tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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View on huntfun Whitby trail

Huntfun Whitby

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Your kids love adventure stories? Turn your family walk into one - grab a map, follow clues and unravel the mystery of the huntfun treasure hunt in W...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Whitby Vampire Curse Treasure Trail

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You'll need to work together as a family to make it through the Whitby Curse of the Vampire self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. See Whit...

Outside view of The Dracula Experience in Whitby

The Dracula Experience

  • Whitby
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Dracula Experience offers an entertaining tour through the Dracula story and it's connection to Whitby, using animated scenes, electronic special...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Robin Hood's Bay Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Robin Hoods Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Hook out your quiver and get the merry men together - the Robin Hood's Bay Treasure Hunt Trail is calling out for recruits! Second only to a natty pa...

Hill top view of Robin Hood's Bay in North Yorkshire

Robin Hood's Bay

  • Robin Hoods Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

At Robin Hood's Bay the beaches and cliffs are full of ammonites, belemnites, reptilian and dinosaur fossils and footprints from the Jurassic and Cre...

Knight on horse at Scarborough Castle

Scarborough Castle

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Scarborough Castle started life as an Iron Age Fort, was occupied by the Romans, became a Viking settlement and reached its heyday under Henry II! No...

Family on Spy Mission Trail

Scarborough Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ready, set, solve! The Scarborough Spy Mission Treasure Trail is packed with devilishly tricky clues and riddles to unpick - are you up to the challe...

Reception table at Terror Tower in Scarborough

Terror Tower

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’ve ever wanted to experience what it would be like to live inside of a horror movie then visit Terror Tower! Brace yourself for this spine-chi...

Outside view of Redcar Beacon

Redcar Beacon

  • Redcar
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get ready to climb 80ft up the Redcar Beacon, with 7 floors and incredible 360-degree views of the seafront all year long! Begin your family trek up...

Boys on Mystery Treasure Trail

Filey Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Filey
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Calling all detectives! Young and old, amateur or expert - all of you are essential to breaking the Filey Mystery Treasure Trail. It’s a real doozy....

Outside view of Nunnington Hall in York

Nunnington Hall

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Nunnington Hall Nestled on the quiet banks of the River Rye, you and yours can enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful Yorkshire manor house and it's...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a mystery? Especially one with a medieval castle in the mix! Join the hunt on the Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail. On your hunt for...

enigmatology old book and papers

Enigmatology Escape Rooms

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Put your detective skills to the test at Enigmatology - a fun escape room venue in Stockton-on-Tees. Bring the family along to find out how quickly y...

Model village with gardens in Bondville Model Village in Bridlington

Bondville Model Village5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Bridlington
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Bondville Model Village has over 200 individual and unique buildings, working harbour and train, set in an acre of landscaped garden! Visitors of all...

Map and booklet for The Bridlington Spy Mission Trail

The Bridlington Spy Mission Trail

  • Bridlington
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Bridlington Spy Mission Trail Get the family out exploring on theBridlington self-guided spy mission themed Treasure Trail to see Bridlington in...

York Chocolate and Sweet Treasure Trail

York Chocolate and Sweet Treasure Trail

  • York
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Get out and explore a different side of York with the York Chocolate and Sweet self-guided themed treasure trail! Suitable for all ages, this trail i...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Seaham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Seaham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You all know the words - ‘Oh we do like to be beside the seaside!’ Well, that was never more true than on the Seaham Treasure Hunt Trail, where clues...

Kynren

Kynren

  • Bishop Auckland
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you ready for something truly epic? Time to experience Kynren - the must-see live action outdoor theatre  show which brings 2,000 of English hist...

Family in maze at York Maze

York Maze5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • York
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Do you have the sense of direction of a goldfish? Then you may find York Maze a bit of a challenge! The largest, award-winning UK maze is made from o...

York Minster at night

York Minster

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

York Minster is a world-famous artistic and architectural masterpiece built between the 1220s and the 1470s. It offers people of all ages a wealth of...

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