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National Nordic Museum Hours

The Museum's normal hours are Wednesday through Sunday, 10am to 5pm. Read HERE for details. Please see our VISITOR GUIDELINES for latest comfort and safety measures. Members: Please before reserving your free tickets or registering for events. Membership discounts are applied at checkout.



Directions + Parking


The National Nordic Museum’s parking lot is located on the south side of the building and can be accessed from the corner of NW Market St and 28th Ave NW. Parking rates are $2.00 per hour and must be paid at the parking kiosks located at the base of the stairs or via app with REEF Mobile. 

Alternative parking options are available along NW Market Street, in the residential neighborhoods surrounding the Museum, and at the Hiram Chittenden Locks parking lot—a five-minute walk to the Museum.


Ballard is serviced by Metro buses 17 and 44. You may plan your Metro trip here: https://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/


The Museum is located on the corner of NW Market Street and 28th Ave NW, adjacent to Habitude Salon and Western Fire and Safety.