Vestmanna Saga Museum, Vestmanna

#6 of 6 in Museums in Faroe Islands
Immaculately done wax figures tell a story of the first Faroese settlers at Vestmanna Saga Museum. The site depicts scenes of fighting, beheading, torturing and hangs that make up the region's past. The informative audio material explains all the scenes, but keep in mind that it might not be a good place for children. To visit Vestmanna Saga Museum on your trip to Vestmanna, use our Vestmanna online tour builder .
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  • The museum includes a small tour under the roof of the tourist information office. The ticket is purchased at the ticket office of the information and then also gets a small audio guide in Faroe Islands, Danish or English. It's not an absolute must. Anyone who wants to learn a little more about the history of Vestmanna or Faroe Islands can still take a look.
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  • As many others have pointed out, the detailes are quite horrific, and the exhibition very lifelike. Still I find it interesting and a reminder that life was hard on these islands. Just the right lengt...  more »
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