Attractions in Shetland Islands
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, ZE1 0PJ
Superb sports facility with large main hall, bowls hall, squash courts & swimming pool.
Sandwick, Shetland, ZE2 9HP
The finest broch in Scotland it has survived for two thousand years virtually intact.
Britain’s most northerly lighthouse was built in 1858 on the highest of a series of offshore skerries. Designed by David...
Lerwick, ZE1 9BB
From seabirds to sea urchins, cliffs to caves, grey seals to purple starfish -- get the best of both worlds, ABOVE and BELOW...
Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A defensive stone-built blockhouse, probably of Iron-Age date, with some features resembling a broch.
Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD
This beautifully restored mill with its overshot wheel, is in full working order. There are regular guided tours of the…
Stanydale, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A Neolithic hall, heel-shaped externally, and containing a large oval chamber.
Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0JN
An artillery fort, it was built in 1665 to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch, but taken by them and burned…
First lit in 1892 this lighthouse was machine gunned and bombed by German aircraft on two occasions in 1941, the outhouses...
Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK
A late 16th century tower house with circular towers. The northernmost castle in the British Isles.
Scalloway, Mainland, Shetland, ZE1 0TR
A mansion built in 1600 by Patrick Stewart, Earl of Orkney, who was notorious for his cruelty.
Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN
This extraordinarily important site spanning 3000 years is a complex of ancient settlements within a very small area.
|1||Unst Heritage Centre||Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED|
|2||Clickimin Leisure Complex||Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PJ|
|3||Broch of Mousa (HS)||Sandwick, Shetland, ZE2 9HP|
|4||Muckle Flugga Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Above & Underwater Shetland||Lerwick, ZE1 9BB|
|6||Ness of Burgi Fort (HS)||Mainland, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|7||Quendale Watermill||Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD|
|8||Stanydale 'Temple' (HS)||Stanydale, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|9||Fort Charlotte (HS)||Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0JN|
|10||Fair Isle North Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|11||St Ninian's Bay - Shetland||St Ninian's Bay, Scotland, UK|
|12||Muness Castle (HS)||Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK|
|13||Scalloway Castle (HS)||Scalloway, Mainland, Shetland, ZE1 0TR|
|14||Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (HS)||Virkie, Mainland, Shetland, ZE3 9JN|
|15||Foords Chocolates & Cafe||Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9TJ|
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