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.