Bridlington is a popular Beach
Resort on the northeast coast of
England, in Yorkshire, 41 miles east of
The Town is popular for its vast
Beaches, many Boat Trips, Amusements,
Fair Rides, Surfing, Leisure
Centre with a Splash Zone, Harbour
Museum, Large Priory, Walk along
Cliff Tops, Model
Village & Sewerby
Hall & Gardens 2 miles north.
See bottom of page for Area
The image top is of the vast South Beach
at Bridlington with Road Trains running all
day transporting people along the
The Harbour is where you can take a number
of Boat Trips from leisurely Cruises to Speed
Boats that give 5 minute exhilarating trips
around the Bay.
Boat Trips are: Yorkshire Belle .
Pirate Ship .
The Harbour area is surrounded with
Diners, Amusements, and Fair Rides.
The Bronze Statue at the harbour is the
Gansey Girl, erected in 2015 in honour of
Bridlington Fishing Families.
Fishing here had been to supply the local
area until the Railways arrived in 1846,
leading to a large number of Boats catching
vast amounts of Fish to supply much of
England and areas in Europe. Although over
fishing led to the decline of the White Fish
industry in the area in the mid 1900s,
Bridlington is still a major Shell Fish
The North Beach runs towards Sewerby
Cliffs 2 miles north. This is where Surfing
began in England after two Hawaiian Princes
traveled to England for education in 1890.
The Princes began using Bridlington North
Beach for Surfing, with locals soon having a
Bridlington High Street is narrow with a
good selection of small Shops.
The Bayle Museum is at
the north end of the High Street at Kirkgate.
This Museum is in the Gatehouse to a Castle
complex from about the 1100s. Nothing remains
of the Castle.
The Gatehouse has been used as a Court,
Prison, and now a Museum covering the History
of Bridlington and Local Area.
Bridlington Priory is next to
the Gatehouse, built from the 1100s in the
Castle Complex. At over 400 feet long, it is
one of the most impressive Churches in
Sewerby and Cliffs are 2 miles north of
Bridlington centre with a Path all the way,
or there is a huge Car Park at the
Village is by the Car Park at Sewerby
Cliffs, built from 1987 with over 200
buildings such as a Castle, Abbey and
is next to the Model Village with a large Car
Park by the Hall. The Hall was built from
1714 for the Greame family, now open for
Tours, Gardens, Shop, Cafe, and Zoo. You can
also watch Cricket and Bowls by the Hall.
Animal Park 3 miles south YO15 3QF
miles north with a Lighthouse, Nature
Reserve, Scenic Coves, Castle Ruin, St
Michaels Church, and a good selection of
Cafes and Diners. Map