Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement

Sumburgh, Shetland, ZE3 9JN


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 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily 9.30am to 5.30pm
Last entry 5pm
Closed for lunch 12 noon to 1pm

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Daily except Sun and Mon, 10am to 4pm
Last entry 3.30pm
Closed for lunch 12.30pm to 1.30pm


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