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Shetland Museum is a museum in Lerwick. The museum features exhibits related to: law and order, trade and commerce, land transport, social history, coins and medals, weapons and war, costume and textiles, agriculture, personalities, science and technology, music, decorative and applied art, archives, toys and hobbies, fine art, religion, industry, maritime and archaeology.

Alternative name:

en Shetland Museum and Archives

Shetland Museum
Hay's Dock
ZE1 0WP Lerwick

Museum type(s)

History & Anthropology



Visitor information

Opening hours

7th October 2019 to Saturday 4th April 2020
Tuesday to Saturday: 10.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday and Monday: Closed

Sunday 5th April to Saturday 10th October 2020
Monday to Saturday: 10.00am to 5.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm to 5.00pm

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This museum has no entrance fee!

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  • Coffee

  • Restaurant

  • Museum shop

  • Wheelchair accessible


Hay's Dock, Lerwick, Scotland


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