Walls of the St. Magnus Cathedral

Located only half an hour from the capital is Kirkjubøur, the islands’ most significant historical site. Here you find the St. Magnus Cathedral, built in the 1300s and the effective seat of power over several centuries. In medieval times, this small village was the cultural and episcopal centre of the Faroe Islands.

Opening Hours: The Cathedral is open for the public at all times.

Address: Heima á Garði, Kirkjubøur