Shetland Museum and Archives are proud to offer a range of events for adults, children and famlies, covering a variety of themes throughout the year. Our own events are detailed below, or see the 'What's On' Calendar for all public events and exhibition listings for the building.

Click on the 'What's On' Calendar above to find out more

Please note that all children under 16 must have a current consent form on file before attending any event at Shetland Museum and Archives. These forms can be submitted at the time of attending an event, or beforehand. One form applies for all events in the full calendar year.

Download Pre-school Consent Form here

Download School Age Consent Form here

To find out about events and what's on in Shetand visit


In conversation with Joe Gray and Leslie Moncrieff

7:00pm - 12:00am
Archives Searchroom

Enjoy an evening of conversation with Joe Gray and Leslie Moncrieff as they share boaty stories and tales from their past. The conversation will be facilitated by Brian Wishart and is sure to rekindle a few memories and more than a few smiles. (please note questions will not be taken during the main event but can be submitted in advance)