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.
Malton Museum A local museum with Roman exhibits.
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum See the recreated WWII scenes in this former POW camp.
Wharram Percy Medieval Deserted Village Wander around the remains of this deserted village.
Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo Visit one of Britain's most popular theme parks.
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)