Borgarsyssel Museum

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Borgarsyssel Museum is a museum in Sarpsborg, Norway.

It was founded in 1921,[1] and named after Borgarsysla, the Norse name of Østfold county.[2] Since 1947 it is the main county museum of Østfold.[1] Since 1 January 2006 it is a part of the foundation Østfoldmuseet, which organizes all museums in the county.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Borgarsyssel Museum". Caplex (in Norwegian). Retrieved 11 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Borgarsysla". Caplex (in Norwegian). Retrieved 11 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "Om Østfoldmuseet" (in Norwegian). Østfoldmuseet. 8 November 2006. Retrieved 11 March 2009. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 59°16′42″N 11°07′25″E / 59.2784°N 11.1237°E / 59.2784; 11.1237