Galleries & Museums

Boat and Art Museum in Leirvík


The museum opened in May 2000 and includes old Faroese rowing boats and old artifacts from the time when the rowing boat was life saving. Also art from the famous Faroese impressionist painters Jóannis Kristiansen and Sámal Toftanes is shown.

The Boat and Art Museum has good facilities for talks and meetings. These can be used by appointment.


The Boat and Art Museum has the following opening hours:

Opening hours: Tuesday 14:00-17:00 and Thursday 14:00-16:00

Groups and other visitors are always welcome to book a guided tour outside the opening hours: Phone +298 730150 or e-mail:

The entry fee is 75 kr. for adults and 25 kr. for children.


Kulibakki 8
520 Leirvík

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