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The Moors National Park Centre, Danby

Sculptures at the Moors Centre, Danby The Moors Centre is set in an idyllic spot on the banks of the River Esk. From the doorstep, you can see pretty much everything that makes the North York Moors National Park so special: moorland, woodland, farmland, miles of hedges and drystone walls, historic buildings all basking in glorious peace and quiet.
The Centre has recently been refurbished from top to bottom. There are loads of fun and fascinating things to see and do, inside and out, and admission is absolutely FREE.

The Moors Centre is half a mile from Danby village, 15 miles from Whitby. Tel 01439 772737

OPEN: April - October daily, 10am til 5pm. November, December and March daily,10.30am til 3.30pm. January and February week-ends, 10.30am til 3.30pm.

At the Moors Centre

  • Exhibition and gallery space.
  • Indoor climbing wall and outdoor play area for kids.
  • Beautiful grounds.
  • Fantastic events, walks and activities.
  • Tea room.
  • Gift Shop
  • Tourist Information
  • Toilets
  • Moorbus ParknRide
  • FREE admission

Inspired by... Exhibition Gallery

The Exhibtion Gallery in the Moors Centre hosts temporary exhibitions of work by contemporary art and craft workers who draw their inspiration from the landscape, life and colour of the North York Moors.