Pannett Park

Whitby's Town Park - Home to Whitby Museum and Art Gallery

Events and Activities at Pannett Park 2017 - 2018

As well as our regular volunteer gardening sessions, other events and activities are held throughout the year at Pannett Park.

Please find details of all our up and coming events below:

The Friends of Pannett Park

Open Meetings 2018

Wednesdays,4 pm

Normanby Room, Whitby Museum

28th March

20th June - AGM

17th October

Easter in the Park

Wednesday 4th April


              We are very sorry

we have cancelled this event

due to bad weather

Pannett Day

Wednesday 25th July 

11 to 3



Wednesday 31st October

11 to 1

Sea Around Us

Pannett Art Gallery

            A curatorial team of local people have selected art works from the                       Pannett collection and contributed ther personal tales and responses           to these paintings to the exhibition.  

The Gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday, 9.30 am to 4.30 pm

Admission free

The exhibition runs from 25th November to March 2018

Please note the Gallery is closed from 18th December to 8th January


Whitby Museum

   Costume Gallery exhibition 

        Piers, Promenades & Picnics

   Exhibition Room 

   From Woodsmith to the World - March to May
   Harbours & Havens, the work of Frank Henry Mason - 19 June to 27 August



2.15pm,  Normanby Room,

   Free to members, non-members £1

   28 March         
   Behind the scenes at the Museum -
   staff & curators talk about their work
   25 April           
   The Whitby Gazette & the changing world of media -
   Ed Asquith
   23 May             
   Francis Nicholson, Artist -
   Professor Gordon Bell
   26 September   
   The national park 5 year Plan -
   Tom Mutton
   28 November   
   Isambard Kingdom Brunel -
   Patrick Argent

If your group would like to organise an event in Pannett Park please contact Chris Roe, Area Parks Officer, on 01723 232588 or email