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Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor
Unst Boat Haven
The collection consists of original wooden boats of various types that have been in use over the past one hundred and forty years. A fascinating range of various vessels that will get little imaginations out seaward!
Old tools, fishing gear, documents etc bring to life the era of fishing at the Far Haaf in open boats and the herring fishing at its peak in 1905.
Getting There and Contact Information
Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland Isles, The Highlands, ZE2 9ED, Scotland
Click here to visit Unst Boat Haven's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
1 May - 30 September Monday to Saturday: 11.00am - 4.00pm Sunday: 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Adults: £3.00 Concessions: £2.00 Unders 16s go free!
Tea , coffee , drinking chocolate , and biscuits available to purchase.
Toilets including disabled on site.
Boat and fishing related souvenirs , postcards and small books available in the Boathaven shop, including our own publications, "Gutter lasses walk", "Small boats of Shetland". Some postcatds unique to the Boathaven.