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Bishop's and Earl's Palaces

Bishop's and Earl's Palaces,Kirkwall Address
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Bishop's and Earl's Palaces
Watergate
Kirkwall
Scotland
KW15 1PD
Map and Directions
Bishop's and Earl's Palaces,Kirkwall Telephone No.
01856 875461
Bishop's and Earl's Palaces,Kirkwall Fax. No.
01856 871918
hours
Summer only, please call for specific times
parking
Parking Nearby
Credit cards
Credit Cards Accepted
etc
Bishop's Palace is a hall-house built in the 12th century and altered later. A round tower was added in 1541-48 by Bishop Reid. Earl's Palace was built adjacent to Bishop's Palace between 1600-07 by Patrick Stewart, Earl of Orkney.
facilities
  • All Weather Attraction
  • Allow 1-2 Hours For Visit
  • Education Pack Available
  • Family Friendly
  • Gift Shop Or Shop
  • Haunted/Has Ghost
  • Historic Scotland
  • Holds Special Events
  • Licensed For Wedding Ceremonies
  • Photography Allowed
  • Picnic Areas