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Orkney Museum


Free to all

One of Scotland's finest vernacular town houses, with archaeological collections of international importance, including Neolithic and Pictish carved stones, Viking grave goods and social history galleries.

The museum covers Orkney's heritage from 4000 BC to the present day.

Orkney Museum

Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH

01856 873191


Opening times

1 May – 30 Sep Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm 1 Oct – 30 Apr Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 1.30 – 5pm Closed 24 Dec – 4 Jan

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