Stromness Museum blog

Katy Firth | 14th October 2019
Exhibition Assistant Katy Firth translates two postcards, written by loved ones in Germany, to sailors on the interned German High Seas Fleet.  The postcards give us a small glimpse into the lives of the people who wrote and received them, illuminating their thoughts, experiences and insecurities.  
Katy Firth | 18th August 2019
Exhibition Assistant Katy Firth shares her experience of running animation workshops for the first time.
Janette Park | 4th July 2019
Janette Park looks at the story behind the scuttling of the German High Seas Fleet in Scapa Flow on 21st June 1919. This will be commemorated by the Scapa 100 Initiative, which will include an exhibition here at Stromness Museum in 2019.