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Discover more about the artists on board with Captain Cook. Take a close look at some of the amazing watercolours on display with watercolour artist Andy Broderick before having a try yourself. Materials and lunch included.

Find out more about Andy Broderick and view some of his beautiful work:

Booking for this event is essential and the session costs £40 per person, or £35 with an Explorer Pass. 

Contact the museum to book on 01642 311 211 or email:

The Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

Discover why Captain James Cook is the world's most famous navigator with our exploration into his early life, seafaring career and the legacy of his voyages.

The Captain Cook Birthplace Museum opened on the 28th October 1978 - the 250th anniversary of Cook's birth. It is housed in a purpose-built building close to the granite urn marking the site of Cook's birthplace cottage in Stewart Park, Marton, Middlesbrough.

The museum tells the story of one of the world's greatest navigators and mariners through themed display galleries housing original artefacts, exhibitions, associated activities and events and a lively education programme. There is full disabled access throughout and additional facilities such as the Discovery Room (education & activities), the Endeavour Room (meetings & events), the Resolution Resources Room (archive & research) complete with a gift/book shop and café.