Welcome to Shetland Heritage
Welcome to the Shetland Heritage website, where you can learn much more about the cultural and natural heritage of the Shetland Islands, including information about each area and island, and plenty of downloadable brochures to use and enjoy.
News and events
Follow the Vikings Project Launched
The €3.92 million Follow The Vikings project was successfully launched in Lerwick on Friday 10th July.
Take a Virtual Tour of Fethaland
A new interactive visitor experience has been installed at Shetland Museum and Archives, which allows the user to take a stroll through the fascinating and historic location of Fethaland fishing station.
Viking Unst Summer Opening
The Viking Unst site at Brook Point will open this weekend for Living History demonstrations and to give details about the Viking Unst Project.
Explore the islands
Shetland has a wide variety of internationally renowned archaeological sites scattered throughout the islands. Take a look at our Shetland Map to see a selection of attractions.