Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre, Burray Village

#4 of 18 in Museums in Orkney Islands
The fossil collection was donated to the people of Orkney by local builder Leslie Firth, who started collecting after finding fossils at Cruaday Quarry.
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  • Last visited maybe three years ago and the memory lingered on of an excellent meal served by friendly and helpful staff! such excellent food - there were five of us and each and every one thoroughly e...  more »
  • Absolutely amazing museum, brilliant and well constructed displays. The cafe also does a very good cappuccino!  more »
  • Well worth a visit - much more than fossils, which themselves are great; there is masses of historic stuff too, and an appealing picnic area. Great views, too. Definitely worth going out of your way.
  • Really enjoyed looking around, lovely staff, the busy cafe is clean and tidy.... the food we ordered of local cheese, pate, oatcakes and bannock good price and very tasty..... sadly the cake we ordered was a bit of a letdown.
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