About The Vestfold Museums

The Vestfold Museums is an inter-municipal company (IMC) with the museums and archive in Vestfold under one umbrella.

The Vestfold Museums belongs to nine municipalities and the county of Vestfold  and has 69 employees throughout the various departments. The Vestfold Museums has its own Board of Directors and the company’s highest authority is the Board of Representatives.

The company is responsible for the management of the following museums:

  • The museums in Northern Vestfold (Berger Museum, Holmestrand Aluminium Museum and the Eidsfoss historical collections)
    Midgard historical centre
    The Slottsfjell Museum
    The Haugar Vestfold Art Museum
    The Whaling Museum
    Larvik Museum
    The Vestfold Archive
    Munch’s House

Ownership of collections and buildings has not been transferred to The Vestfolds Museums IMC, but resides with the previous museum administrators/owners.

The Vestfold Museums works closely with local history and voluntary interest groups and takes part professionally in many national, regional and international networks.

 

 

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