The Fryske Akademy: the research centre of Frysl‚n

The Fryske Akademy is an enterprising institute carrying out scientific research in the fields of the Frisian language, culture, history and society.

On this website, you may read up on the objectives of the Fryske Akademy and you may view part of our books and publications. Moreover, you may use the website to ask the experts of our Language Desk for language advice.

Do you have any questions? Please feel free to contact us.

Akademy-dei 2015

A lecture by Jouke de Vries about the 11th RUG faculty in Leeuwarden, music by Kapriol'! and more on 11 September. See our invitation.


You can register now for the Akademy-lÍzingen. Please register before October 15th!

Read more and register (Frisian!)

dr. Wiebe Bergsma (1955-2015)

Our dear colleague historian Wiebe Bergsma suddenly passed away on Sunday 28 June 2015. We remember him as an enthusiastic, sharp-witted and committed scientist.

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