Shetland Museum and Archives

Shetland Museum

The Shetland Museum and Archives is located in Hays Dock in Lerwick.

The museum opened in May 2007 and has an extensive collection of exhibits and artefacts as well as archive resources.

Shetland Museum

The Shetland Museum and Archives is managed by the Shetland Amenity Trust, which also looks after Sumburgh Head Lighthouse, Bressay Lighthouse and Esha Ness Lighthouse.

Bressay optic
Former Bressay Lighthouse optic on display

Amongst its exhibits is the former optic from Bressay Lighthouse.

The museum also has a cafe.

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