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
Bod 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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Kilconquhar Castle Estate

Kilconquhar Castle Estate
Leven, Fife

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in 120 acres of scenic Fife countryside Kilconquhar Castle Estate features a heated indoor swimming pool horse riding facilities and on-site health and beauty specialists. Free private parking is … more >>

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This outspoken politician was the first female to sit in the House of Commons



18 August, 1707

Death of William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire

Cavendish was a powerful supporter of the Glorious Revolution of 1888, bringing William and Mary to the throne. He also rebuilt Chatsworth House, creating one of the great English country houses.

This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses





Accommodation

Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
40A High Street, Grantown-on-Spey

40A High Street

This self-catering apartment is situated in the town of Grantown-on-Spey and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Poolewe (Self catering)
1 Bayview Bungalow, Poolewe

1 Bayview Bungalow

This cosy semi-detached bungalow is in the village of Poolewe in the Northern Highlands & Cairngorms National Park and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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