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“This excellent museum tells the history of the Shetland Islands, beginning with their geological formation and continuing with pre-history, gradually progressing through traditional crofting and fishing to the mod...”
“The museum is modern, cool and contemporary and very well laid out Great thought has been given to all the many aspects of life in Shetland, its history, its geology, flora and fauna, the culture and its industries.”
“Excellent local museum, packed with lots of information and items about the history of Scalloway from geology, prehistory through fishing to the Shetland Bus during the war.”
“The bravery of the locals and Norwegian sailors who kept the Norwegian Resistance going, evading the German Navy, sailing in fishing boats and fast patrol craft, is a moving story and it's very well-told.”