Shetland Historic Attractions

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Here is listing of ALL attractions in the Shetland Islands. You can sort the results by a number of posible options or search within the results to quickly find what you want. Click on an attraction name for more information, including photos, maps and other nearby attractions

Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating
Böd of Gremista & Shetland Textile Museum Lerwick Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Clickimin Broch Lerwick Historic Scotland Prehistoric Site 2 Heritage Rating
Fair Isle National Trust for Scotland Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Fort Charlotte Lerwick Historic Scotland Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
Mousa Broch Historic Scotland Prehistoric Site 4 Heritage Rating
Muness Castle Muness Historic Scotland Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Ness Of Burgi Promontory Fort Scatness Historic Scotland Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Scalloway Castle Scalloway Historic Scotland Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Shetland Croft House Museum Boddam Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Shetland Museum Lerwick Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Stanydale Temple Walls Historic Scotland Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Unst and Yell Baltasound National Trust for Scotland Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating



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Featured Historic Hotel
The Kenmore Hotel

The Kenmore Hotel
Kenmore, Central Scotland

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Scotlands Oldest Inn (1572) rests at the mouth of the River Tay in the conservation village of Kenmore. Poets Bar hosts a poem by Rabbie Burns on the chimmey breast … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

The first uniform postal service, introduced by Rowland Hill, began in 1840, and was called the ...



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This Day in British History

22 August, 1138

Battle of the Standard

Archbishop Thurlstan of York leads English army behind banners of saints, to defeat Scots under David I

Monarch Mayhem

The second surviving son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, he ruled only 3 years before being deposed



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Accommodation

Elgol (Self catering)
Askival, Elgol

Askival

This wonderful, detached cottage, on the outskirts of Elgol on the Isle of Skye, can sleep eight people in three bedrooms and a sofa bed in the sitting room.
Sleeps 8

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Portree (Self catering)
13 Sconser, Portree

13 Sconser

This detached cottage is close to the village of Portree near to Fort William and can sleep seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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