The open-air museum features over 30 buildings, which span from the Middle Age cottages to the prefabricated homes of the 19680s, 
situated in a vibrant cultural landscape. 

At Vestrheim in Sogndal muncipality you find the Heiberg Collections - Sogn Folk Museum. The museum was founded in 1909 by Gert Falch Heiberg, and is one of the country´s largest and oldest museums
of cultural history. Traditional farming with animals during the summer months.

The main building contais a permanent Exhibitions on agriculture and food, handicrafts and Agricultural art, clothes and textiles, the shurch and religion, small coastal villages, village stores and childhodd.

Experience playgrounds, historical walks and the vibrant museum With houses filled with handicraft and oppupants. 

Farming activities every Wednesday during the summer season.

Café and gift shop. Daily guided tours in June, July and August, or upon request. 

Plan your visit


6854 Kaupanger
Tlf: +47 57 67 82 06

Opening hours

2.June-19. June      Monday - Friday     10.00-15.00     
20.June 31. July Everyday  10.00-17.00


Adults NOK 80,-
Children 0-7 years Free
7 - 18 year  NOK 30,-
Student / senior NOK 70,-
Family NOK 170,-
Groups NOK 70,-

In June, July and August the tickets also include entrance to Sogn Fjordmuseum.

Please visit their webpage for more information.