All about Whitby: Imagine all the things you love about a quaint, historic town combined with the conveniences of nearby live theatre, cultural centres, parks and restaurants – that is Whitby. Arts and culture contribute a great deal to the quality of life in this town. You’ll find that Whitby is made up of growing families who carry a strong sense of community. In parts of Whitby, you get an instant feel of “mellow cottage life” – and there is nothing wrong with that.
Things to see in Whitby: Discovering Whitby means taking part in one of many heritage tours, relaxing along theWhitby waterfront, taking sailing lessons, spending the day in the Village of Brooklin (a heritage conservation district), or exploring downtown Whitby. Downtown is a mix of retail, services and eclectic restaurants, nestled within traditional buildings and properties that date back to the 1800’s.