Stromness Museum is open

We continue to ensure physical distancing and our maximum capacity is 15 people at any one time. We have enhanced hygiene measures and physical distancing measures in place.  

Please use the hand sanitiser stations throughout the museum, maintain physical distancing and follow the one-way system in place where indicated.  Please wear a face covering when inside the museum.


Stromness Museum is an independent museum based in Stromness, Orkney. We host special exhibitions and have a range of permanent galleries, welcoming visitors throughout the year. You can also browse our collections online.


2 Apr 2021 to 31 Dec 2022
Image of Stromness pier head showing hot spots for virutal tour



Object of the Month

Model umiak: Inuit women's boat, Labrador. Formerly catalogued E3.

ID: 1996.029.70