We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum

| Eden Camp, Malton YO17 6RT, England
+44 1653 697777
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
The York Pass Including Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Housed within the buildings and grounds of a former Prisoner of War camp, a visit to this unique museum will take you back to wartime Britain. Experience the sights, sounds and even smells of life on both the Home Front and the Front Line.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pow camp” (127 reviews)
“world war” (118 reviews)
“music hall” (45 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
| Eden Camp, Malton YO17 6RT, England
+44 1653 697777
Write a Review
Reviews (2,066)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 2,062 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great to visit. Well worth the 8.50 entrance fee. States allow 3 to 4 hrs to visit, spent nearly 5 hrs. 29 huts all brilliant with lots of sounds, smells from that time and dark huts to explore. Kiddies playground and tea, coffee and...More

Thank DustyBin100
Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner and I enjoyed our visit to the Eden Camp but it was somewhat marred by having to negotiate many, many (very noisy) school parties. Having had children myself, and coming from a very large family, I do know how loud children can be....More

Thank 399BarbaraA399
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fascinating place and lovely layout if not just a bit too much information to read in one day. Was told at the gate and by other peoples reviews that a couple of school trips would be present but did not expect the...More

Thank pleasenote
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to visit, good displays in all 29 huts which you can wander round at your leisure. Great way to learn more about the 2nd World War and later conflicts. A few school groups were there when we visited. We spent at least 4...More

Thank Pat R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent an interesting few hours strolling through this museum. Lots of information displayed in a variety of ways. Wouldn't want to visit on a busy day as I imagine you would struggle to see everything.

Thank hilly1618
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth a visit , plenty to see and do. Good for alll weathers however it is cold in the bunkers. Visited on a Sunday so had a chance to to enjoy the Sunday service.

Thank Lynsey B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Eden camp is housed in 29 huts, some of which had been previously used as an camp for Italian and German POWs. Each hut has a different exhibition housed in it mainly depicting the different phases of the 2nd World War, although there are some...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best places I have visited. Went with my husband and 10year old grandson. Spent a good 6 hours there and it was extremely interesting. It has 29 large huts that are all military themed from World War 1 to the...More

1  Thank Nannymac075
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Plenty to do and see. Good for bad weather as your not outside long enough to get wet. Things to do for kids too

Thank DanielGizmo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Eden Camp on the Coastliner bus from Pickering (£1 off admission given out on the bus). Wasn't quite sure what to expect. It is one of the best museums we have been to. In fact we were there all day and didn't...More

Thank susanellis2016
Nearby Restaurants
No.46 Cafe/Bar
139 reviews
2.13 km away
Chapter One Bistro
462 reviews
2.17 km away
164 reviews
2.12 km away
Malton Relish
93 reviews
2.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Flamingo Land Resort
144 reviews
6.00 km away
Flamingo Land ltd
2,976 reviews
6.34 km away
Scampston Walled Garden
242 reviews
6.98 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Julie W
19 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Thanks for your enquiry regarding wheelchairs. I am pleased to let you know that we do have wheelchairs available that can be borrowed from our Reception Office free of charge. They are manual chairs that need to... More
12 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
Hello MollyFost, Yes you can pay for your admission using your Credit/Debit card. We can also take card payments in the Café, Shop, Bar and Ice Cream Kiosk.
30 April 2017|
Response from EdenCampManagement | Property representative |
Dear clairel69, We do provide visitors with facilities to eat their own packed lunches. There are plenty of picnic benches and grassed areas located around our site and you have unrestricted access to your car in order for... More