Whitby Abbey is open to visitors.  Book your timed tickets in advance on the English Heritage website.  English Heritage members do not need to pay, but will still need to book a timed entry. The abbey and grounds are open with a one way system in place.  The museum exhibition and shop are also open.

Whitby’s famous 199 steps will lead you up to the atmospheric gothic ruins, which are famous for inspiring Brahm Stoker’s Dracula.   Beautiful views from this location over the town of Whitby.