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Shetland Textile Museum

Shetland Textile Museum is a community museum in Shetland – the only one of its kind dedicated to the islands’ textile heritage.
Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

The museum is closed for the winter and will reopen at the end of April.

Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 11.00 – 16.00.

There are no public toilet facilities.

There is plenty of free parking available on site.


Located at the Böd of Gremista, just outside Lerwick, the Shetland Textile Museum is a community museum.


It has been a registered Scottish charity, SC026905, since 1997 and is an Accredited Museum of Museums Galleries Scotland.

Features & Designations


    Key Information

    Open to the public