Welcome to Stromness Museum 


 2014 AGM in the museum 7. 30 pm

on Thursday

11th December 

All welcome

The Feasibility Study, supported by Orkney LEADER,  is available in the Library section of this web page.

If you could help take forward any of the proposals  outlined there please contact the Trustees or leave your name at the museum desk. 


Festive Open Day


27th December 

11am - 5pm 


The Museum moved to this building in the mid nineteenth century There have been many additions in that time. There is always something new to see among artefacts of national and international significance. 

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, donations and grants.

Opening hours 

April - October: 10am -5pm,  Sun- Sat

November - March:   11am -3.30 pm (closed on Sundays)

Admission charges: Weekly ticket,  come back as often as you like for 7 days.  

Adult £4.50 (concessions £4.00)

Family (2 adults+2 children) £9.00

School pupil £1.00

Annual Friends membership: Please request details.  

email:  custodian@stromnessmuseum.co.uk




Scottish Charity No SC021455 

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