Welcome to the website of the Stromness Museum

Stromness Museum is an independent museum maintained and managed by a committee of volunteers elected from the members of the Orkney Natural History Society Museum.

Running costs are met from entrance fees, friends memberships, donations and grants.

Winter Opening Hours (1 Nov - 31 March)    

Admission charges:

Monday - Saturday

11.00am - 3.30pm


Closed Sundays

Weekly ticket,  visit as often as you like for 7 days

Adult £5.00 (concessions £4.00)
Family (2 adults+2 children) £10.00
School pupil £1.00

Group discounts for 12 or more persons

Art and Artefact: the Ness of Brodgar 'summer' exhibition continues throughout the winter!




The 2014 Viability Study, supported by Orkney LEADER,  is available via this link.


Scottish Charity No SC021455


Opening hours:
1 April - 31 October: 10am -5pm, Daily
1 November - 31 March:   11am -3.30 pm (closed on Sundays)

We are grateful to the many supporters and funders of the Orkney Natural History Society Museum, which include the following: