Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement

  • Sumburgh, Shetland, ZE3 9JN

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Getting here


National Grid reference: HU 399 095

Please note that all group visits arriving via coach should contact our ticketing team (ticketing@hes.scot) prior to booking. Coaches must be booked in advance through a third party to secure parking on site.

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Opening times

1 to 28 Apr:
Daily except Sun 9.30am to 5.30pm (last entry 4pm).

29 Apr  to 30 Sept:
Daily 9.30am to 5.30pm (last entry 4pm).

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Daily except Sun & Mon, 10am to 4pm (last entry 3.30pm).
Closed for lunch 12.30pm to 1.30pm.

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