This list of museums in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Also included are non-profit art galleries and university art galleries. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.


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Name Image Town/City Region Type Summary
Fort Paull Fort Paull Entrance Paull East Riding Military Mid 19th century gun battery
Goole Museum & Art Gallery Image needed LHB Goole East Riding Multiple website, local history, art
Hornsea Museum Hornsea Museum Front Hornsea East Riding Multiple Period rooms of a farmhouse, Hornsea Pottery, photographs, tools, household and agricultural devices, Victorian street scene of shops, schoolrooms, local industry and history
Hull Maritime Museum Hull Maritime Museum Hull East Riding Maritime Arctic whaling, maritime trade, fishing industry
Marshall's Humber Car Museum Image needed LHB Hull East Riding Automobile website, collection of Humber cars
Spurn Lightship SFEC HULL .SPURN1 Hull East Riding Maritime Lightvessel museum ship
Streetlife Museum of Transport Image needed LHB Hull East Riding Transport Antique cars, horse drawn carriages and objects relating to local public transport
Yorkshire Waterways Museum Image needed LHB Goole East Riding Maritime website, includes restored museum ships of Tom Puddings, local shipbuilding industry, port and canal history

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  1. Closed, may reopen in 2011
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