Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

The Captain Cook Birthplace Museum opened on the 28th October 1978 – the 250th anniversary of Cook’s birth. It is housed in a purpose-built building close to the granite urn marking the site of Cook’s birthplace cottage in Stewart Park, Marton, Middlesbrough. The museum tells the story of one of the world’s greatest navigators and mariners through themed display galleries, temporary exhibitions, associated activities and events and a lively education programme.

There is full disabled access throughout and additional facilities such as the Mess Deck(education & activities, meetings & events), Walkabout Gallery (education), Cabinet of Curiosities (archive & research), gift/book shop, and a café.

One free child per full paying adult.

How to Redeem: Present Max Card on arrival.

Terms and Conditions: Max 2 children per card. Valid for a day ticket only.

Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Max Card must be produced on the day for discount to be validated.

Venue reserves the right to refuse entry.

Contact Details
01642 311211
Captain Cook Birthplace Museum, Stewart Park, The Grove, Marton, Middlesbrough


One free child per full paying adult.