Attractions in Shetland Islands
Britain’s most northerly lighthouse was built in 1858 on the highest of a series of offshore skerries. Designed by David...
Conspicuous on the approach to Lerwick from the south, this lighthouse was completed in 1858 and can be reached by road...
Built in 1821 at the top of this 91m (300ft) high headland, this was Shetlands first lighthouse. It was also the site of...
Built in 1892 this was the most dangerous lighthouse to be stationed at during the Second World War. It was bombed by...
Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD
This beautifully restored mill with its overshot wheel, is in full working order. There are regular guided tours of the...
First lit in 1892 this lighthouse was machine gunned and bombed by German aircraft on two occasions in 1941, the outhouses...
Boddam, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG
A traditional mid 19th century thatched crofthouse with watermill and outbuildings. House is furnished in style of period...
Lit in 1929, this was the last manned lighthouse designed by a Stevenson for the Northern Lighthouse Board. It was built...
Lerwick, ZE1 0WP
Shetland Museum and Archives is a 5 Star Visitor Attraction based in Lerwick. Open all year round for a great family day out.
Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK
Steatite or soapstone is soft and easy to carve into bowls. From prehistoric times onwards vessels of various sizes or...
Shetland, ZE2 9JU
This jewel of an island, mid-way between Orkney and Shetland, is the most famous site for migrant birds in Britain. Also...
East of Sandwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK
This attractive island, with its famous broch, is the place to see storm petrels. Evening boat trips are arranged. Also...
During excavations here in the 1950's of a medieval church and pre-Christian settlement, an amazing hoard of Pictish...
|1||Muckle Flugga Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|2||Bressay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Sumburgh Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|4||Fair Isle South Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Quendale Watermill||Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD|
|6||Fair Isle North Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|7||Shetland Crofthouse Museum||Boddam, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG|
|8||Eshaness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|9||Shetland Museum and Archives||Lerwick, ZE1 0WP|
|10||Catpund Steatite Quarries||Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|11||Fair Isle Bird Observatory||Shetland, ZE2 9JU|
|12||West Sandwick||Scotland, UK|
|13||Mousa (RSPB)||East of Sandwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|14||St Ninian's Isle||Shetland, ZE2|
|15||Mousa Boat Trips||Sandwick, Shetland, ZE2 9HP|
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