Nordic Heritage Museum

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  • Address: 3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117, 98117, United States
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-2067895707
  • Fax: +1-2067893271
  • Ticket Price: 8 USD
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Social, Arts

Even in Europe, you'd be hard pressed to find a museum that celebrates and explores the legacies of all five Nordic Countries - Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. But the museum does more than just talk about their culture in the five galleries that it has dedicated respectively to each one of the countries.. It explores the legacies that immigrants from these countries have brought to USA in an exhibit called 'Dream of America'. Additionally, it also explores traditional old country Nordic professions and cultures of fishing, logging and folk art.

Since the museum has been active since 1980, there have been a lot of temporary exhibitions over time, and the museum has just gotten better at them. Keep yourself updatd on upcoming events on the attraction website. The museum also organises educational workshops, facilitated by its two well stocked libraries.

Entrance Ticket Details For Nordic Heritage Museum

  • Free admission on First Thursday of each month
  • Seniors and college students: $7
  • Children 5 and older: $6
  • Children younger than 5: free

Nordic Heritage Museum Hours

  • Closed on Easter Sunday.

How to Reach Nordic Heritage Museum

  • Bus 17 stop 32ND Ave NW & NW 66th St

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  • Nordic Heritage Museum Address: 3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117, 98117, United States
  • Nordic Heritage Museum Contact Number: +1-2067895707
  • Nordic Heritage Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Nordic Heritage Museum Price: 8 USD
  • Time required to visit Nordic Heritage Museum: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 4.45% of people who visit Seattle include Nordic Heritage Museum in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Nordic Heritage Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Nordic Heritage Museum

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nordic Heritage Museum

People normally club together Woodland Park Zoo and Gas Works Park while planning their visit to Nordic Heritage Museum.

People also prefer to start their day with Nordic Heritage Museum.

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Nordic Heritage Museum Reviews & Ratings

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  • What a great place! We really appreciated the various exhibits and the historical information provided. Took a break in the cafe and enjoyed some drinks and the cheese plate. The gift shop had some interesting items for sale. Thanks!

  • This is a beautiful, modern museum that orients visitors to Nordic cultures and includes exhibits on immigrants to the Pacific Northwest. It has interactive touchscreens, several videos (with seating), lots of art and artifacts to look at, an outdoor exhibit space featuring a longship, and a cafe where you can eat Nordic inspired foods. I would plan 1.5-2 hours to go through the museum, plus an extra 30 minutes for the special exhibit, and some time for a snack at the cafe.

  • The cafe' is great, and the exhibits of Nordic culture are well done, interesting, updated; and they have some good classes as well. The new building and Nordic-themed landscaping are wonderful. I always enjoy my time there.

  • What a gem! Lots of information on the history of the Scandinavian countries, with wonderful videos of Scandinavian scenery, interesting facts & artifacts on the Scandinavian immigrant experience, including famous Scandinavians in Seattle, great display of Scandinavian design & a delicious and reasonably priced cafe. Parking is also reasonable, and is in the back of the building.

  • Just went to the museum for a quick bite. The smorgasbord was great. Salmon smoked perfectly. The best pickled egg was a great surprise. I will definitely be going back the Freya Cafe.

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  • Schedule of films for the Nordic Film Festival

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    • Nordic Lights Film Festival is being hosted from 1st March to 3rd March. I only know that 'Woman at War' is going to be the opening film this year, but, I am not sure about the detailed schedule of all the three days. I think it is available on the museum's official website. 

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  • Where do you park your car?

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    • Nordic Heritage Museum has its own parking facility. You may park your car at the facility paying 2 USD for 2 hours and an additional of 1 USD for every extra hour. 

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  • How can I order tickets online?

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    • Hi,

      As per the museum website, the sale of tickets is not done online.

      But if you are planning on visiting the Nordic Heritage Museum, check out what to see there. Click here.

       

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