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Lerwick Self-Guided Audio Tour

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    Stop At: Clickimin Broch, South Road, Lerwick Scotland

    Brochs are found

    only in Scotland and are dry stone structures from the Late Bronze Age and Iron

    Age.

    They continue to be so

    me of the

    most sophisticated examples of dry stone architecture to

    date

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Shetland Museum and Archives, Hays Dock, Lerwick ZE1 0WP Scotland

    Archaeological discoveries on Shetland

    show the presence

    of humans here dating back to between

    4,320 and 4,030 BC.

    Ancient buildings, graves and equipment have

    been found which, as well as the

    brochs, identify activity here for over 6,000years.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Fort Charlotte, Commercial Street 1 Charlotte Street, Lerwick ZE1 0JL Scotland

    Originally built during

    the 17th century, Fort Charlotte’s purpose was as a stronghold during

    international trade disputes, but its existence led to what would become the settlement of Lerwick.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Town Hall Hillhead Hillhead, Lerwick ZE1 0HB Scotland

    Completed in1884, Lerwick Town Hall came from a period of expansion

    for the town due to the

    boom in herring fishing and the wealth it brought with it.

    Before the 1880s, there had been no

    designated Town Hall in Lerwick.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Post Office Ltd, 46 Commercial St, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0EH, UK
    Departure Time
    As this is a downloadable and self-guided tour, there is no set start time. Likewise, the starting point is merely a recommendation; each of the points on the audio tour can be completed at your leisure. It is suggested that you choose a time of day in which the attractions you wish to visit are open.
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Lerwick Town Hall, Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0HB, UK
    Inclusions
    • Zip folder of audio files and map
    • Self-Guided Audio Tour
    • Self-paced
    • Downloadable link to download mp3 file and map
    Exclusions
    • Audio Device
    • Transportation
    • Food/Drinks
    • Headphones
    • Entry/Admission - Clickimin Broch
    • Entry/Admission - Shetland Museum and Archives
    • Entry/Admission - Fort Charlotte
    • Entry/Admission - Town Hall
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, warm clothing
    • Please note this is an audio tour. No physical guide will accompany you.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please download the audio file and make it ready before you start your journey
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This audio tour is an mp3 program slated for about 3 hours. It comes with a map to guide your discovery of this lovely island town. It takes you through the historic parts of central Lerwick, describes some of the old streets of this fishing...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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