Prices and opening times
Member/Explorer Pass holder: FREE
Child aged 5–15: £3.60
Child under 5: FREE
Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Concession price: this applies if you can show proof that you’re aged 60+ or unemployed.
Admission prices are subject to change.
Tour Reservations and Tickets
Due to limited capacity, it is strongly recommended to reserve your visit online to guarantee entry and avoid disappointment.
Historic Scotland Members, Explorer/Orkney Pass Holders and reciprocal members: Entry is free as normal, but you must make a tour reservation in advance to guarantee entry.
Tour reservations and tickets
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Young Scot Card Holder Offer
To celebrate the Year of Young People 2018, our sites across Scotland are lowering their drawbridges and opening their gates and offering £1 entry to Young Scot card holders. Tickets can be bought online in advance or on arrival at the site (a valid Young Scot card must be shown).
Visits are by guided tour only, which depart from the Maeshowe Visitor Centre at Stenness (postcode KW16 3LB) on the hour. All visitors must check-in at the visitor centre 15 minutes before their tour start time.
1 April to 30 September:
Daily, 10am to 5pm
Last tour 4pm
1 October to 31 March:
Daily, 10am to 4pm
Last tour 3pm
25 and 26 December
1 and 2 January
Tormiston Mill visitor centre and car park are closed to visitors until further notice. Read our statement for further information.
Adverse weather or other reasons beyond our control may cause a site to close at short notice.
Before you travel, you can view current unexpected closures.