Ness of Brodgar Excavations 2017

3 Jul - 25 Aug 2017 11:00am - 3:00pm

Ness of Brodgar, Stenness

As featured in the August 2014 issue of National Geographic

Excavation dates have been confirmed as Monday 3rd July until Friday the 25th August with public access between Wednesday 5th July until Wednesday the 23rd August 2017

Visitors are welcome during the dig season, but please note that it is not possible to visit or see the site outside of this period, as the site has to be covered to protect it from the Orkney weather.

There will be FREE site tours Monday - Friday 11am, 1pm and 3pm, no need to book, just turn up. The tours will start on Wednesday 5th July and run until Wednesday 25th August 2017.

Please note the site will be closed to visitors on Saturday 12th August.

Planned open days on 16th July and 20th August, 11am - 4pm are free and family friendly. There will be activities on-site and in the Stenness community school where refereshments will also be available. For group visits, pre-booking is neccesary.

Please see the dig's website for information about visiting.

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