Once the Gatehouse to Bridlington Priory, this unique building has a history of over 800 years and will appeal to all ages. The Bayle Museum is open on weekdays (11am to 4pm) between Easter and the end of September.
At the Heart of the East Yorkshire Coast
AMAZING PLACES ON OUR DOORSTEP
The harbour is the largest shellfish landing port in England, so you’re never far away from the best selection of the local daily catch. With seafood stalls galore offering whelks, mussels, crabs and more. In the restaurants along the seafront, you can try the best local sea bass, sea trout and scallops.
Strawberry Fields Carboot
The carboot/market runs every Thursday from the end of March till the end of October. They also open Tuesdays during the six weeks holidays and bank holidays. Sellers to arrive between 6-9am and the carboot ends at 2pm.
Bridlington Market takes place every Wednesday, Saturday and Bank Holidays in King Street.
Priory Town Church
The Priory was once the largest and wealthiest in Yorkshire and Kings and Queens came to visit. It was founded by the Lord of the Manor, Gilbert de Gant, in 1113 with an adjoining convent. Located on the site of a Saxon church and nunnery, that grew in status to become one of the wealthiest and most important monasteries in the North.
Bridlington Old Town
As you saunter through the ancient streets of Bridlington’s Old Town, you will notice many fascinating old buildings, untouched by development. This trail will take you to some fine heritage landmarks that will sustain the interest of both young and old. Then spend some time in the spectacular Priory Church.
Great locations within an hours drive
CULTURE, HISTORY AND HAPPINESS
Hull - City of Culture 2017
Hull is enjoying an incredible resurgence with the awarding of City of Culture 2017. A real vibrant city with events and festivals running throughout the year. Well worth a visit with the newly refurbished Ferens Art Gallery showcasing some amazing art throughout the year, from Francis Bacon to Rembrandt.
The stunning market town of Beverley has beauty in abundance. With an awe-inspiring Minster, popular racecourse, historical buildings, vibrant festivals and small town charm, there is something for everyone.
The Yorkshire Wolds is the perfect place to escape, refresh your senses and discover the great outdoors. Whether you’re looking for an active holiday on two feet, two wheels or four hooves, a culture break, or a relaxing few days just taking in some great views and great food, the Yorkshire Wolds won’t disappoint.
400 foot chalk cliffs, home to England’s largest seabird colony. Amazing views of thousands of birds including, Puffins and Gannets during breeding seasons (April-August). Reserve & visitor centre open daily.
Organised tours available throughout the year, weekends and school holidays. Seasonal opening.
An ancient linear ditch and bank earthwork with nature trails and woodland. Access to beautiful white cobble beach. Also used as a location for the Dad’s Army film.