Bridlington Central

Bridlington's Old Town

It’s not all about the sun, sea and sand. Right in the heart of Bridlington is the Old Town. A world away from the bustling beaches, the Old Town offers a slower pace of life with lots of things to do and see. Make the most of this historic hub by following the Old Town Trail exploring some fine heritage landmarks along the way. The stunning Priory Church dates back to 1113AD and was originally one of England’s leading monasteries. This awe-inspiring building is definitely worth a visit. The Old Town is packed full of independent shops and galleries with plenty of hidden treasures to be found.
Priory 900
Bridlington Priory is celebrating 900 years of existence, since it's founding as an Augustinian Priory in 1113.
Bayle Museum
Discover more about Bridlington's rich history at the spectacular Bayle Museum which houses historical artefacts, exhibits and interactive activities.
Georgian Tea Rooms
Sit back, relax and enjoy a warming cup of Yorkshire tea at the Georgian Tea Rooms, the perfect place to spend an afternoon.
Old Town History
The Old Town is steeped in history, dating back to 1113AD and the founding of the Augustinian Priory (now the Priory Church).
Galleries in Bridlington
Bridlington Old Town has artistic talent in abundance so if you are looking for stunning paintings, bespoke jewellery or ceramics then you’re in the right place. Visit the Old Town Galleries to find that perfect piece for your home!
Bridlington Old Town prides itself on being home to many independent shops and boutiques such as Heathers – Simply Vintage, not forgetting the Georgian Antiques Centre for hidden treasures.
Yorkshire Coast
The Yorkshire Coast boasts some of the most beautiful scenery and award-winning beaches with arguably the richest area for wildlife anywhere in the country. Discover our world of beauty and unspoilt treasures on the Yorkshire Coast and beyond