0 Items In The Pot

  • No items in basket
+ Continue Shopping +




Education is vital in creating a more sustainable and connected world.

We will provide educational and interactive programs to showcase the work of the hatchery and marine species native to the UK.

We look forward to welcoming members of the public and school groups to learn about the life of lobsters, native marine ecosystems, our fishing heritage, marine conservation and so much more.

Public Outreach

School Groups

Special Events

Public Outreach

Alongside the hatchery, we intend to provide an educational and interactive outreach program showcasing not only our work in the hatchery but also a host of other, lesser-known marine species native to the UK.

We look forward to offering workshops to members of the public and school groups to learn about the life of lobsters, Whitby’s unique fishing heritage and how much difference marine conservation can make.

School Groups

Marine Education

Get your school and groups involved. We can offer outreach programs including marine education, "be a marine biologist for the day" workshops and sustainable fishing.

Suitable for all ages. Celebrating, inspiring and education on the themes of fishing, marine biology, conservation.

Want your school, college, university or group to be involved get in touch!

Topics include; marine biology, marine ecology, conservation, climate change, fisheries science, fishing heritage, lobster life cycles, rockpool species, coastal marine environments and more.

Suitable for all age groups.. get in touch to find out more.

Special Events

Get creative

Art, photography, film, music and more. Special events at our centre. Stay tuned for more.

Got an idea and want to collaborate with us... get in touch!

Are you part of a photography club? Get in touch we can offer exclusive access to photograph our tanks and exhibits.

Latest News

View All

26 Apr 24

Art and Design Lobster Themed Calenda...

Read more

19 Apr 24

2024 Newcastle Uni Placement

Read more

12 Mar 24

A New Venture Of Lobster Artistic Res...

Read more

1 Feb 24

A Pioneering Visit: Whitby Lobster Ha...

Read more

8 Dec 23

The Fisherman's Wife Joins 'BORO'

Read more

Become a
Lobster Buddy

Get all the latest news, offers and updates direct to your inbox!


Get involved

Our Supporters

Contact Details

Whitby Lobster Hatchery,
Pier Road,
North Yorkshire,
YO21 3PU,
United Kingdom

Get Directions

© 2024 by Whitby Lobster Hatchery. All Rights Reserved. Registered Charity 1193944

Designed by Fitzpatrick Design / Developed by Askew Brook