Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Scarborough

Rotunda Museum

The Rotunda Museum is dedicated to the coastal geology of northeast Yorkshire, which has yielded many of Britain's most important dinosaur fossils. The strata in the local cliffs were also important in deciphering E…
Top Choice Castle in Scarborough

Scarborough Castle

The massive medieval keep of Scarborough Castle occupies a commanding position atop its headland. Legend has it that Richard I loved the views from here so much that his ghost just keeps coming back. Take a walk out…
Aquarium in Scarborough

Sea Life Sanctuary

At this family-oriented attraction (tickets are much cheaper if you buy online) you can see coral reefs, turtles, octopuses, seahorses, otters and many other fascinating creatures, though the biggest draw is the Sea…
Park in Scarborough

Peasholm Park

Set back from North Bay, Scarborough's beautiful Edwardian pleasure gardens are famous for their summer sessions of Naval Warfare, when large model ships re-enact famous naval battles on the boating lake (check the …
Church in Scarborough

St Mary's Church

This church dates from the 12th to the 15th centuries (boards inside explain its history), but it is most notable for the little cemetery across the lane that contains the grave of Anne Brontë, sister of Charlotte a…