2018 Dig Dates confirmed

The dates for this year’s excavation on the Ness of Brodgar have been confirmed. The dig will resume on Monday, July 2, running until Friday, August 24. Guided tours will start on Wednesday, July 4, running Monday to Friday at 11am, 1pm and 3 pm, and on Saturdays and Sundays at …

The Ness of Brodgar at the centre of ‘Britain’s Ancient Capital’

The Ness of Brodgar is the focus of a new BBC mini-series, the first episode of which was broadcast tonight, Monday. Britain’s Ancient Capital: Secrets of Orkney sees presenters Andy Torbet, Chris Packham, Neil Oliver and Dr Shini Somara investigate different aspects of Orkney, in a quest to unlock the county’s …