Caithness Horizons is a museum located in the old Town Hall in Thurso centre. It aims to share the story of the Caithenss culture and community with visitors to the area. The museum houses a permanent collection that tells the story of the county of Caithness from 416 million years ago to the present day including the Picts, the Vikings and the history of the Dounreay Nuclear Research Establishment. Within the building is also a temporary exhibition gallery with a changing programme, an excellent cafe with home baking, gift shop and visitor information. There are always lots of exciting things happening at Caithness Horizons which are regularly documented on the website.