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Discover a variety of diverse historic buildings in Orkney from a grand stately home to an impressive lighthouse.
Each historic property has a different story to reveal to you - imagine life as a lighthouse keeper, a military man or a miller.
Plan your visit to Orkney’s historic buildings and homes using the detailed listings.
Historic Buildings & Homes
Take a guided tour of the tallest land-based lighthouse in the British Isles on North Ronaldsay.
Barony Mill is a working water-powered mill specializing in stone-ground bere meal and is open for tours between May and September.
Welcome to Banks Chambered Tombs.
Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys
Visit the most northerly cathedral in Britain which was founded by the Viking Earl Rognvald in 1137.
See inside the finest mansion in Orkney and experience 5,000 years of history at Skaill House.
Welcome to Start Point Lighthouse
Hackness Martello Tower and Battery are part of the extensive military remains on the island of Hoy.
Welcome to North Ronaldsay Lighthouse and Visitor Centre - the oldest intact lighthouse in Scotland.
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