Below we have a list of links to various Orkney web sites, some of which may come in useful if you are planning activities on the islands. Please note we are not responsible for the content of these sites.
- Orkney Archaeology Society, a web site with lots of information, the society supports and develops Orkney’s extensive archaeological and historical resources.
- Orkney Islands Council The OIC is Orkney’s biggest employer and manages many aspects of local life including waste disposal, education, health and care.
- The Orcadian The local newspaper, published on Thursday each week.
- Visit Orkney Local tourism website with lots of useful local information.
- Orkney.com A general website promoting Orkney.
- Orkney Harbours manage Orkney’s various ports of call, their website also has a lot of useful local marine information.
- Time Traveller video a short youtube video outlining Orkney’s history.
Galleries, Museums and Sites