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The site opens to the public on WEDNESDAY 17th JULY and remains open 7 days per week until 21st AUGUST when once again the site is closed for the re-covering in preparation for the winter.
Members of the public can visit the site at any time between 10 am and 4.30 pm daily. There are Free guided tours as follows:
Monday - Friday at 11am, 1pm and 3pm
Saturday & Sunday at 11 am and 3 pm (diggers are not working at the weekend)
There are Information boards around the site, along with collection buckets for donations (it costs £1500 + per day to run the excavation). The OAS site shop will be open from 10am 7 days per week with a range of unique items not obtainable elsewhere.
Parking is free, there is no charge to visit the site
The Ness of Brodgar's dedicated website is http://www.orkneyjar.com/archaeology/nessofbrodgar/
where you can follow the daily excavation blog and read the full background to the excavation.
NESS OF BRODGAR OPEN DAY Sunday 18th August
Tour for OAS members at 10.15 am.
Continuous Public tours from 11am onwards.
Full excavation team will be active onsite