People began to come in numbers to take the waters in what was to become Britain's first seaside resort. In 1873, Britain's first funicular railway was built to bring visitors from South Cliff Esplanade to the Scarborough Spa.
The waters were declared unsafe in the 1930's but visitors continued to come for the entertainment on offer at the Scarborough Spa
The Scarborough Spa Complex visitors see today dates back to the 1880's and includes the Spa Theatre, the Grand Hall concert hall, the Promenade Lounge and the the Ocean Room.
The Scarborough Spa Complex now hosts jazz and classical music concerts, conferences, theatrical shows, dances and wedding receptions and also brings people to enjoy the bars, cafes and relaxing views.
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