Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Orkney and Shetland Islands Sights

Pier Arts Centre

  • 28–30 Victoria St. Map It
  • Stromness

Updated 10/09/2013

Fodor's Review

At the striking Pier Arts Centre, a gallery in a former merchant's house and adjoining buildings, huge sheets of glass offer tranquil harborside views and combine with space-maximizing design to make the best use of every shard of natural light and inch of wall to display the superb permanent collection. The more than 100 20th- and 21st-century paintings and sculptures include works by Barbara Hepworth and Douglas Gordon, and edgy temporary exhibitions showcase international

contemporary artists. A chic shop sells design products and art books.

Read More

Sight Information


28–30 Victoria St., Stromness, KW16 3AA, Scotland

Map It



Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tue.–Sat. 10:30–5.

Updated 10/09/2013


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Sights

See all sights in Orkney and Shetland Islands

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss