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Up Helly Aa Exhibition

Description of event:

Galley, costumes and short video of this amazing annual event

Tue 20th Aug 2019

Starts 19:00 hrs

£3.00 adults/£1.00 conc


During the summer months the Galley Shed is used to host the Up Helly Aa Exhibition.

The Exhibition contains information on the history of Up Helly Aa with many photographs documenting the event. The Jarl Squad suits for the previous 10 years are on display along with various other suits used by squads participating in the festival.

There is a short film documenting the preparations and celebrations from Up Helly Aa of January that year. It provides an overview of the festival from start to finish providing an opportunity to raise many questions whilst viewing the exhibition.

Opening days & Times

From Tuesday 21st May until Saturday 7th September 2019.

Tuesdays 2:00pm to 4.00pm and 7.00pm to 9.00pm
Fridays 7.00pm to 9.00pm
Saturdays 2.00pm to 4.00pm



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