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We've been working hard to make sure that your visit will still be safe and enjoyable. Find out more about our social distancing and hygiene measures.

Your safety and comfort is our top priority

We want to make sure that all our visitors can enjoy a safe visit, while still experiencing everything that we have to offer.

We have new procedures for social distancing, hygiene, and visitor interaction. Read on to learn about how your visit will be affected. Please note that these safety procedures may change according to government guidance and as the situation progresses.

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We're Good to Go

We've been awarded the Covid-19 Industry Standard certification by Visit Scotland

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Visitor Numbers

The number of visitors will be restricted to ensure social distancing.

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Face Coverings

We are asking all staff and visitors to wear face coverings in the building.

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Before you visit

All visitors must book before visiting the Shetland Museum and Archives.

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Accessibility

We want to make sure we continue to offer an excellent experience for all visitors with additional needs .

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Arrival Outside

Please arrive just in time for your booked slot and keep your distance from others as you arrive.

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When you go inside

Please wait for a member of staff to call you forward.

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Hygiene

Find out how we have increased hygiene levels in the building.

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Archives Searchroom Restrictions

The Archives Searchroom has new social distancing and hygiene measures in place.

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Donating Items to the Collection

Please complete our donations form before bringing items in.

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