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Orkney and Shetland Islands Sights


  • North Ness Map It
  • Lerwick
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Updated 10/09/2013

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Next to the Shetland Museum, the bold and beautiful—although somewhat brutalist round the back—Mareel is Shetland's newest and most adventurous arts center. It has a live performance space attracting national and international musicians, two cinemas showing art-house and mainstream films, and a café and bar area that showcases local crafts, acoustic musicians, and some very drinkable Shetland beers.

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North Ness, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, ZE1 0WP, Scotland

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Updated 10/09/2013


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