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Hoswick Visitor Centre

  • Shetland Isles
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Hoswick Visitor Centre

Visitors Centre and museum open May to September with a cafe, gift shop, weaving exhibits, interpretative local history displays and a large collection of vintage radios.

It is located in Hoswick with lots to explore outdoors and renowned for its native and migrant wildlife, especially the Killer Whales (Orcas) that regularly frequent the Bays close by. This Visitors Centre provides a great focus for exploration plus offers you some welcome respite from island weather too!

Opening hours

May - September Monday - Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm Sunday 11.00am - 5.00pm


Free entry with donations welcome.

Travel & Contact Information


Sandwick, Shetland Isles, The Highlands, ZE2 9HL, Scotland

Phone number

01950 431 406



Click here to visit Hoswick Visitor Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Hoswick Visitor Centre has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Hoswick Visitor Centre has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Hoswick Visitor Centre is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Hoswick Visitor Centre have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Hoswick Visitor Centre has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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