Historical Attractions

The Orkney Islands are rich with historical attractions from the Neolithic period right through to the Second World War.  

 

Visitors travel from all over the world to see the wonderful sites here on Orkney. 

 

There is so much for you to see and experience, including (to name just a small few):

 

  • St Magnus Cathedral

  • The Ring of Brodgar

  • The Italian Chapel

  • Maeshowe

  • Sunken Ships

  • Skara Brae

  • Skaill House

  • Corrigall Farm Museum

  • Bishops Palace, Bursay

St Magnus Cathedral
St Magnus Cathedral

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Ring of Brodgar
Ring of Brodgar

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Italian Chapel
Italian Chapel

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Maeshowe
Maeshowe

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Sunken Ships
Sunken Ships

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Scara Brae
Scara Brae

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Skaill House
Skaill House

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Corrigall Farm Museum
Corrigall Farm Museum

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Bishops' Palace
Bishops' Palace

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