Venue & Event Hire

Shetland Museum and Archives offers first class venue facilities for hire in a stunning dockside location. From conferences and meetings, to weddings or birthday parties, our versatile spaces are suitable for any event.

Many areas of the building are available to hire, as detailed in our venue facilities pages. A reduced hire tariff is available for heritage groups, voluntary organisations and charities.

If you are planning an event and would like to discuss options, or require any additional information, please contact us.

Inside Venue & Event Hire


Shetland Museum and Archives is an ideal conference venue. With versatile and practical spaces throughout the building, a package can be tailor made to suit any event.

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Shetland Museum and Archives, and the surrounding outdoor dock area is a popular choice for wedding ceremonies.

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Venue Facilities

There are many options within the building to hold an event, with the option for larger events to be spread throughout different areas to accommodate larger numbers or for different activities.

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