Malton, a market town of two parts, Old Malton, with its stone houses and St Mary's Priory, and the town that grew originally around a Norman Castle, the modern day Malton.
Over the river you can find Norton on Derwent, a centre for racehorse training, but really it's all one town.
Plenty of shops here and a market is still held here. It's major industries were farming and brewing, but only one brewery remains today.
The nearest town to Castle Howard.
Kirkham Priory A ruined priory in a nice riverside setting.
Scampston Hall Walled Gardens A superb contemporary garden.
Castle Howard This stately home is a 'must see' if you are in the area.
Towns Near Malton To Visit - straight line distance:Pickering (7.70 miles) Stamford Bridge (11.01 miles) Helmsley (13.18 miles) Pocklington (14.13 miles)