Facts

The Vestfold Museums was established in 2009 as an inter-municipal company (IMC) that brought the museums and archive in Vestfold together under one umbrella.

The Vestfold Museums belongs to nine municipalities and the county of Vestfold  and has 68 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 business units:

  • Midgard historical centre
  • The Slottsfjell Museum
  • The Haugar Vestfold Art Museum
  • The Whaling Museum
  • Larvik Museum
  • Munch’s House
  • Berger Museum
  • The Aluminium Museum
  • Eidsfoss Ironworks
  • The Vestfold Archive and The joint Collection management service

Key figures 2014:

  • 121 560 visitors
  • 17 969 pupils through the schools; “Den Kulturelle skolesekken”
  • 38 327 collectable items in climate-controlled storage (numbers from 2013)
  • 49 230 photos in climate-controlled Storage (numbers from 2013)
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