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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Featured Historic Hotel
King's Arms Hotel

King's Arms Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dating from the 1600's, this former coaching inn echoes that same function to this day as it continues to extend a warm welcome to visitors and locals alike. As a … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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Canute and his Danes defeated British forces under Edmund Ironside on 18 October, 1016



17 October, 1346

Battle of Neville's Cross

Invading Scots under David II are defeated near Durham. David is captured, his nephew Robert the Steward becomes Regent of Scotland

Daughter of James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise





Accommodation

Blaich (Self catering)
The Four Oaks Chalet, Blaich

The Four Oaks Chalet

This superb, detached chalet sits in a private position overlooking Loch Eil in the Scottish Highlands, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Aviemore (Self catering)
Ptarmigan Cottage, Aviemore

Ptarmigan Cottage

The cottage is situated in a quiet hamlet, surrounded by woods a mile from Boat of Garten, 5miles from Aviemore. Newly built to a high standard throughout Ptarmigan and …
Sleeps 6

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