Welcome to 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.

Summer Opening Hours (Apr-Oct)    

Admission charges:

Daily: 10am - 5pm

Our exhibition on finds from the Ness
of Brodgar continues until 31st Oct


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

Orkney Students - free entry during September and October!


How would you like to take part in The Great Orkney Bird Shoot


Help us bring our natural history galleries back to life with
photographs of Orkney's amazing bird life





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

Scottish Charity No SC021455

Opening hours:

April - October: 10am -5pm, Daily
November - 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: