Tjóðsavnið - The Faroe Islands National Museum

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Tjóðsavnið skal leggja lunnar undir samfelagsmenning, ið er grundað á vitan og søgu. Við gransking og miðlan veita vit kunnleika um tíð, samleika, siðir og náttúru. Við upplýsing og upplivingum skapa vit vitan fyri leik og lærd.

It is the role of the National Museum to support the development of society based on knowledge and history. Based on research and dissemination we provide an understanding of time, identity, tradition and nature. Through information and experiences we create knowledge for the learned and the unlearned.


UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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