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We just kind of stumbled upon the fort entrance when we were wandering on a rainy Sunday morning when Lerwick is pretty much closed. Very interesting place with good views of the water and nearby islands, decent information scattered around. No idea if there are...More
Considering Lerwick is so remote it was interesting to find such fortifications here, There is frankly little to see and no access to the military buildings on site, Perhaps the best is the grand view over the harbour, There are no visitor facilities at all.
The Fort is a little light on anything to really see, but it does have information boards that tell you about its previous uses and parts it played in the town's history.
The attraction is self guided and you are free to wander around. The...More