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
Tulloch Castle

Tulloch Castle
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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This politician is generally regarded as the first Prime Minister



18 June, 1625

Charles I's first Parliament

The long road to the Civil War starts with Parliament granting tunnage and poundage only for 1 year rather than for life

She was proclaimed queen on 9 July, 1553





Accommodation

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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Uig (Self catering)
Trotternish Cottage, Uig

Trotternish Cottage

Sleeping up to seven people in three bedrooms, this cottage is on a working croft 5 miles from Uig on the Isle of Skye.
Sleeps 7

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