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The Museum is open Wednesdays through Sundays, 10am to 5pm.

Members: Please before reserving your free tickets or registering for events. Membership discounts are applied at checkout. In compliance with King County mandates, the National Nordic Museum requires that all visitors over the age of 12 be vaccinated against COVID-19 or, alternatively, show proof of a negative COVID-19 test completed within 72 hours of your visit. Additionally, all visitors ages 5 and older, regardless of vaccination status, must be masked while indoors. Please see our VISITOR GUIDELINES for latest comfort and safety measures.





Volunteers Needed!

Whether you’re looking to celebrate your heritage, support your local non-profit, meet like-minded people, or learn a new skill, volunteering with the National Nordic Museum is a fun, rewarding way to celebrate Nordic history and modern values with your community. We invite you to join us in sharing the Nordic spirit!

As a National Nordic Museum volunteer, we offer many benefits together with our thanks for your time and talent. Your benefits will include: 

  • Free admission to the Museum
  • Discounts in the Museum Store and at our café, Freya
  • Special, volunteer-only events and parties
  • Insider access to our programs and events
  • The opportunity to meet others who share your interests
  • Free admission to area museums during National Volunteer Appreciation Week
  • ...and more!

We are currently recruiting new volunteers for:

  • Gallery Ambassadors

If you are interested in becoming a National Nordic Museum volunteer, please fill out our Volunteer Application. If you have any questions, please contact Timothy Krumland, Volunteer Coordinator, at timothyk@nordicmuseum.org



Current Volunteers

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Volunteer Opportunities

Gallery Ambassadors

We are recruiting Special Exhibition volunteers to be a part of our visitor experience for Among Forests and Lakes in May 2021.  

Interested in becoming a volunteer at the National Nordic Museum?

Start by filling out a Volunteer Application!

If you have any questions, please email Volunteer Coordinator Timothy Krumland or call 206.789.5707 ext. 7012.



The Museum currently has no open internship positions. Please check back soon for updates. 

Volunteer Tributes

Each year at the Northern Lights Auktion, we honor volunteers and members who make an extraordinary contribution to the Museum.

View our tribute to Bert Lundh, honored at the 2011 Northern Lights Auktion

View our tribute to Olaf Kvamme, honored at the 2012 Northern Lights Auktion