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Orkney Museum

Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH

The principal museum of Orkney life with extensive archaeological and social history collections. Exhibits include the...

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Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

An oval cairn with concentric walls enclosing a Neolithic chambered tomb.

Sandi Sand

Scotland, UK

Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)

Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.

Brough of Birsay Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...

Bay of Holland

Scotland, UK

Maes Howe (HS)

Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA

One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.

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Midhowe Broch (HS)

Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A well-preserved boch, with remains of later buildings round it.

Bay of Tuquoy

Scotland, UK

Widewall Bay

Scotland, UK

Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS)

Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK

A megalithic tomb with triple retaining walls, containing a passage and main chamber.

Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)

Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD

Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.

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Bay of Skaill

Scotland, UK

Scapa Distillery

Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1SE

Scapa Distillery visitor centre and guided tours.

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1 Orkney Museum Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DH
2 Knowe of Yarso Chambered Cairn (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
3 Sanday Beaches (Many) Scotland, UK
4 Sandi Sand Scotland, UK
5 Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
6 Brough of Birsay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
7 Bay of Holland Scotland, UK
8 Maes Howe (HS) Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA 4 stars
9 Midhowe Broch (HS) Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
10 Bay of Tuquoy Scotland, UK
11 Widewall Bay Scotland, UK
12 Quoyness Chambered Cairn (HS) Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, UK
13 Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS) Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD 4 stars
14 Bay of Skaill Scotland, UK
15 Scapa Distillery Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1SE

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