Opening Times


In line with current government advice Whitby Museum and Pannett Art Gallery are currently closed.
We are following developments closely and hope to reopen on Tuesday 18th May in accordance with the government roadmap. 
Please keep watching the website for updates.

Research Appointments

Unfortunately, our library cannot open safely at the current time so will remain closed until further notice. If you have a research enquiry you can email

This information will be updated as soon as we are able to safely reopen the library space.

Please note that dogs (except for support dogs) are not allowed in the museum or the art gallery.