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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Art Gallery, next open Fri 1 Jan 2010 - Thu 31 Dec 2020, free entry

Pannett Park Art Gallery

Pannett Park Art Gallery

Details

The Pannett Park grounds, museum and gallery were a gift of Whitby Solicitor, Robert Pannett (1834 - 1920), to house his art collection.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopPicnic siteAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Fri 1 Jan 2010 - Thu 31 Dec 2020 Tue - Sun 09:30 to 16:30
Open throughout the year except for Christmas and New Year Holidays.
Closed Mondays except Bank Holiday & Half Term Holidays.
Open Tuesday to Sunday 09:30 - 16:30, Last admission 16:00 hours.

Prices

Free entry

Address

Pannet Park,
Whitby,
North Yorkshire,
YO21 1RE

Location

Directions

See location of Whitby Pannett Art Gallery on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NZ 894108  Lat: 54.48468 Long: -0.62156

By road:
Follow signs for Whitby town centre and then follow signs for Pannett Park.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Whitby station

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis grass
  • tarmac and brick

  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with verbal floor announcements
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

General

  • YesService dogs are NOT allowed:
  • dogs not allowed within park, except assistance

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 6
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

  • Our displays are at all heights The cafe sometimes has coeliac-suitable cakes