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Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre

45 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NH, England
+44 1723 369361
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A small but interesting place

Only open on certain days but well worth it The volunteer gentleman with the walking stick was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stocksbridge, United Kingdom

The centre is full of old pictures from war time to the fishing industry. The staff are very happy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rio A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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45 Eastborough, Scarborough YO11 1NH, England
+44 1723 369361
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Only open on certain days but well worth it The volunteer gentleman with the walking stick was very knowlegeable and friendly. Very interesting on the houses that are no longer there in the town and interesting on the bomb damage and how scarborough helped it...More

Thank kathleentravis1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The centre is full of old pictures from war time to the fishing industry. The staff are very happy to talk and inform you and help you get the most from your visit. it also has an extensive reference library if you need specific information.

1  Thank Rio A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little centre is very interesting and has loads to see. The peopke aee friendly and very helpful. If you can't see what you want just ask. Any questions you have they will be answered

1  Thank minniemouse618
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had read about the museum and decided it was worth a quick visit which it turned out to be. A very friendly and well informed lady explained a lot about the museum and some of the items on display. Although it was interesting, the website...More

Thank 2010mustang
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I visted this Heritage Centre and was welcomed by several enthusiastc volunteers. They were well informed and willing to show and explain any of the artifacts they had on display. The centre is clean bright and well looked after. If you have an interest in...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Lovingly run by volunteers a unique area showing Scarboroughs valuable maritime heritage. Fascinating.

1  Thank jainelaine61
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I asked a historical question of the staff at the centre via email and there response was swift and excellent in scope. As a twice graduate of history I like to think I know a descent set of researchers when I see them and the...More

1  Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Walking into the centre, I thought what an interesting collection! All things maritime. However, the true interest in the museum was the collection of old photos which our knowledgeable guide ran through for us with lovely and not so lovely stories of the past. Inspiring...More

2  Thank GGWJones
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Great place to take you back in time with the local fishing industry with very knowable staff you could spend a whole day there and not see it all

1  Thank mazzak45
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff here with an excellent photographic exhibition portraying the maritime history of the town. Fascinating.

1  Thank kenyantrains
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is it disabled friendly walk with stick is there disabled toilets
14 May 2017|
Response from MarkTA1 | Property representative |
Hi, yes you can enter the museum easily but our toilet is down 2 flights of steps. We are open 11am to 4pm, wed to sun, entrance is free. We look forward to meeting you.