Events

Our 2017 Kirkwall Events leaflet is available to download here –

 Kirkwall Events 2017 PDF

 

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 1 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 2 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 2 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 3 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 4 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 5 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 6 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 7 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 8 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 9 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 10 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 11 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Saturday Slaughters 2:30 pm
Saturday Slaughters @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 11 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday Slaughters @ Orkney Library & Archive | Scotland | United Kingdom
Come along to discuss this book over a cuppa.  New members welcome.
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 12 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 13 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 14 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
15
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 15 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 16 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 17 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 18 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 19 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
20
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 20 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
21
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 21 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 22 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
23
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 23 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 24 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
25
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 25 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Orkney Farmers Market 10:00 am
Orkney Farmers Market @ Kirkwall Masonic Hall
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Orkney Farmers Market @ Kirkwall Masonic Hall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Regular monthly market showcasing some of Orkney’s smaller food producers, craft makers and growers. Come along and support your local producers – either as a customer or as a trader. For more information on selling at a Farmer’s Market, contact
Saturday Book Club 2:30 pm
Saturday Book Club @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday Book Club @ Orkney Library & Archive | Scotland | United Kingdom
Come along to chat about The memory book by Rowan Coleman and enjoy a cuppa and company
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 26 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
27
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 27 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
28
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 28 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 29 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
30
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus
Exhibition – Sails in St Magnus @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 30 all-day
Sails in St Magnus During this anniversary year Sails in St Magnus will be presented  in the Cathedral from Easter Sunday through to Christmas 2017. Originally created for the St Magnus International Festival in 1993, the 14 painted sails represent Earl
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894