This is an impressive recollection of 5000 years’ worth of culture, people and their interaction with this ancient landscape....
This lively port-side bar – Lerwick's liveliest – throbs with happy conversation, loud music and has a distinctly nautical,...
Lerwick’s salty air often creates fish-and-chip cravings. Eat in (until 8pm), or munch down on the pier if you don’t mind the seagulls’...
Charlotte St · interesting places nearby
Fort Charlotte information
Built in 1781, this occupies the site of an earlier fortification built in 1665 to protect the harbour from the Dutch navy. The five-sided fortress never saw action, but today houses local volunteer units and provides excellent views over the harbour.