Shetland Textile Museum, Lerwick

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  • August 13, 2017
    The brochure tells me that the Bod of Gremista was built in 1780 as the home of a fishing station manager. It is a beautiful stone cottage that I fell in love with right away. It. became the Shetland ...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    A hidden gem with really interesting exhibits across a wide range of local textile media! The staff was well informed, welcoming, and engaging. The knit goods in the gift shop were particularly good v...  more »
  • July 21, 2017
    Lovely displays of Shetland textiles complete with a shop. Slightly tricky to find. Extremely friendly staff who will show you round.  more »
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  • It is really a craft shop with one room with a nice weaving loom and some good quality examples of various textiles. It is far from a museum and not really worth 3 quid compared to say the UNST boat museum.
  • Nice little Museum. With shop. 3 rooms Museum 1 room shop. Nice knitter on the 1st floor.
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