Attractions

Top Choice Area in Hull

Old Town

Hull's Old Town is where a grand minster and cobbled streets flush with Georgian townhouses give a flashback to the prosperity the town once knew. It occupies the thumb of land between the River Hull to the east and…
Top Choice Aquarium in Hull

The Deep

Hull's biggest tourist attraction is The Deep, Britain's most spectacular aquarium, housed in a colossal angular building that appears to lunge above the muddy waters of the Humber like a giant shark's head. Inside,…
Top Choice Museum in Hull

Wilberforce House

The wealth that Britain amassed as the world's first industrial nation was directly aided by the transatlantic slave trade and this important museum ensures that the facts are told, detailing the part that Britain p…
Museum in Hull

Humber St Gallery

This slick three-storey contemporary gallery in a former banana-ripening warehouse anchors Hull's revamped Fruit Market. Rotating exhibitions celebrate international and local visual art, design, photography and fil…
Museum in Hull

Maritime Museum

In the early 19th century Hull had the largest whaling fleet in Britain, providing the whale oil that greased the wheels of the country's industrial revolution. This interesting museum is stuffed to the gills with s…
Gallery in Hull

Ferens Art Gallery

Following extensive renovations, the Ferens Art Gallery reopened in 2017 as part of Hull's City of Culture celebrations. The permanent art collection ranges from old masters like Frans Hals to modern works by Lucian…
Museum in Hull

Streetlife Museum

This fascinating museum contains re-created street scenes from Georgian and Victorian times and from the 1930s, with all sorts of historic vehicles to explore (kids are allowed to clamber inside), from stagecoaches …
Bridge in Hull

Humber Bridge

Opened in 1981, the Humber Bridge swoops gracefully across the broad estuary of the River Humber. Its 1410m span made it the world's longest single-span suspension bridge – until 1998 when it lost the title to Japan…
Museum in Hull

Hull & East Riding Museum

This museum traces local history and archaeology from Roman times to the present, with Anglo-Saxon, medieval and geology galleries.
Historic Building in Hull

Hull Pier Toilets

There are not too many places where a public toilet counts as a tourist attraction, but coach parties regularly stop to take photos of these Edwardian lavatories. The building is interesting but inside they're not v…