What's on at Stromness Museum

Current exhibitions

13 Aug 2020 to 31 Oct 2021
Geometric decoration on a dance paddle from the Mortlock Islands
It is 250 years since Captain James Cook and his ship HMB Endeavour arrived in Australia.  In our temporary exhibition we tell the story of Orkney's connection with the Cook voyages, as well as the Orcadian adventures to Oceanic islands which followed.

More events

18 Dec 2020 to 31 Jan 2021
Free online craft activities
Stromness Museum's elves have been busy creating some simple craft activities for you to do with your families over the festive period.  2020 has been a tough year for many and we have missed providing face-to-face craft activities for you.  These activities will bri