story of friesland an introduction to friesland and the frisian people

Story of Friesland on the first floor is an exciting introduction to Friesland and the Frisian people. How did Friesland originate and develop, and what defines the character of a typical Frisian person. Discover how poets, artists, singers and filmmakers have portrayed Friesland through the ages. 

The exhibition answers questions such as: were there really Frisian queens during the Middle Ages, and how Frisian are Frisian cows really? A must-see for Frisians and tourists alike, for anyone with a bit of Frisian blood in their veins – discover your inner Frisian during a visit to the Fries Museum!