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Heart of Neolithic Orkney, Stromness, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic walk seeing the ring on Brodgar but do wear suitable shoes/boots There is also the RSPB reserve which you can walk around

Thank Carole A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again, a fascinating structure, from long ago. There is no explanation for these, but interesting guesses. You can walk around them, touch them, meditate among them. well worth going.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to access by car and bus, this is a must-see site when visiting Orkney. The setting is a memorable as the site and one finds oneself imagining the circumstances and logistics of getting so many large stones there. The paths are good and there...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Ness of Brodgar is a historic find located on the Orkney Islands. Located between the Ring of Brodgar and the Standing Stones of Stennes ,this is still a live archaeological site with loads more to discover. During the summer months you can go on...More

Thank mordred7
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The Ness of Brodgar is so incredible! It's a huge archeological site, where every day the crew find artifacts, some 5000 years old! We were there in August on the last day of the dig. If you go to Orkney next summer you definitely need...More

Thank 352maryanned
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Great visit, site is well marked with information boards. Bus from Stromness drop off point excellent. Not far to walk onto further sites.

Thank Kas703
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

There is just so much neolithic history on Orkney, along with the more recent (relatively) viking & medieval eras and much of the discovery & learning is centre on the Ness of Brodgar. The site is situated just between the Standing Stones of Sterness and...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018

This attraction is open and free to visit. Just off the 'main' road it is easy to find. The site has informative sign boards so there is no need to pay a tour guide.

Thank Bridget P
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a place which will repay many visits over the coming years as more archaeology is revealed from this major site.

Thank Eddiehump
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The enthusiasm of the archaeologists, the sheer amount of information and material they’ve uncovered - although still in the early stages- and the proximity to the other great Neolithic sites in the vicinity made this site truly memorable and meaningful. It will be very exciting...More

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I am going to say YES. I saw dogs everywhere on various sites. I don't recall seeing any signs saying no dogs.
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