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The Abbey is temporarily closed but definitely worth climbing the 199 steps just to walk around the outside and grab something to eat in the cafe. We will definitely come back when the new Visitor's Centre opens later this year.
Whitby Abbey dominates the headland and can be seen from lots of different parts of the town.
At the moment during restoration there is no parking near the Abbey but the 199 step climb to the Abbey is exhilarating and there are plenty of seats...More
We always make time for a trip up to the Abbey and shop.we also like the church.
Loving all the history about both buildings I find very interesting.the veiws from the Abbey are absolutely breath taking
We walked up the 199 steps even though we knew the abbey grounds would be closed but we wanted to see what we could of the abbey and we enjoyed what we could see. We will have to come back another time to visit properly...More
Wow..unfortunately when we called to visit the Abbey it's closed until March 2019..b7t the grounds..gardens..tea rooms are open.. and you can see get to see enough of the Abbey to take your pics..it looks fantastic when the sun is shining on it..and the views all...More
Please note that Whitby Abbey will be closed until April 2019 while they carry out improvements to both our facilities and visitors experience. During this time both the abbey grounds and the museum will be closed
Response from JennyB554 | Reviewed this property |
It’s tricky, it would be a two person job and would block the steps in places with people coming up and down,however I did see a couple of people take pushchairs up, with great difficulty I think. Sorry