Attractions in Shetland Islands
Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD
This beautifully restored mill with its overshot wheel, is in full working order. There are regular guided tours of the…
Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN
This extraordinarily important site spanning 3000 years is a complex of ancient settlements within a very small area.
Fair Isle, 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…
Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A defensive stone-built blockhouse, probably of Iron-Age date, with some features resembling a broch.
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.
Stanydale, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A Neolithic hall, heel-shaped externally, and containing a large oval chamber.
Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED
The centre tells the story of Unst with exhibitions on crofting, fishing and geology. There are good displays of spinning…
Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A good example of a broch tower with associated secondary buildings of Iron-Age date.
Britain’s most northerly lighthouse was built in 1858 on the highest of a series of offshore skerries. Designed by David...
Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9TJ
Foords Chocolates, makers of luxury hand made chocolates.
Built in 1821 at the top of this 91m (300ft) high headland, this was Shetlands first lighthouse. It was also the site of one...
|1||West Sandwick||Scotland, UK|
|2||Quendale Watermill||Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD|
|3||Bay of Quendale||Scotland, UK|
|4||Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (HS)||Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN|
|5||Fair Isle Bird Observatory||Fair Isle, Shetland, ZE2 9JU|
|6||Ness of Burgi Fort (HS)||Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|7||Shetland Museum and Archives||Lerwick, ZE1 0WP|
|8||Stanydale 'Temple' (HS)||Stanydale, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|9||St Ninian's Bay - Shetland||St Ninian's Bay, Scotland, UK|
|10||Unst Heritage Centre||Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED|
|11||Clickimin Broch (HS)||Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|12||Muckle Flugga Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|13||Foords Chocolates & Cafe||Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9TJ|
|14||Sumburgh Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|15||Muness Castle (HS)||Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
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