Visit a place where history comes alive and contemporary artists and community activities are celebrated with vibrant exhibits and events. Dedicated to collecting, preserving, and educating since its founding in 1980, the Nordic Heritage Museum is the only museum in the United States to honor the legacy of immigrants from the five Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

Coming up at the Nordic Heritage Museum

Keep Clam and Carry On: The Ivar Haglund Story

August 14 – November 8, 2015

Keep Clam and Carry On:  The Ivar Haglund Story consists of 3-dimensional objects, film, and photographs that document seafood magnate and global adventurer Ivar Haglund’s extraordinary life and accomplishments—emphasizing his Scandinavian heritage, innovation and entrepreneurship.

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Ivar's employees interested in becoming a member at the Nordic Heritage Museum, click the button below for your special offer!

New MuseumCapital Campaign Updates: The New Nordic Heritage Museum

Read about progress on the Capital Campaign, see renderings and models, and find out how you can contribute to the new Nordic Heritage Museum! Every day we get closer to closing the funding gap and every dollar makes a difference. Consider a donation today!

We are looking to our members who are commercial contractors or material suppliers to see if they can by provide free or discounted materials and /or labor for the new construction project. Items donated will be tax deductible and individuals or companies will be recognized on our donor list just as if they gave a cash donation. For a complete list of materials needed, click here!
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Museum Address

3014 NW 67th Street
Seattle, WA 98117

Museum Hours

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
Noon - 4:00 p.m. Sunday

We are closed on Mondays, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.

Admission Prices

Adults $8
Seniors and college students $7
Children over 5 years $6
Children under 5 years free

Members of the Nordic Heritage Museum free

First Thursday of each month: free admission all day and open until 8:00 p.m.

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