• A view of one of the displays on Arthur Anderson, co-founder of P&O.
  • Looking across the marina towards the Böd of Gremista. A small boat can be seen in the foreground.

Böd of Gremista

Gremista, Lerwick, Shetland,
Tel: 01595 695057

This 18th century fishing böd, located on the outskirts of Lerwick, was the birthplace of Arthur Anderson, co-founder of Peninsular and Oriental Stream Navigation Co. - well known today as P&O.

The property is owned by Shetland Museum and Archives and is currently home to the Shetland Textile Working Museum. This is a fully accredited museum which runs exhibitions of work by Shetland's craftspeople. There are daily tours and staff on hand to answer questions.

The museum is open Tuesday to Saturday 12-4 between May and September.