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Nordic Heritage Museum

3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117-6215
+1 206-789-5707
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Enjoyable

I really enjoyed following the journey of Nordic immigrants from the Hjemland to America. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norm B
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Bismarck, North Dakota
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Intersting and Informative Visit

Enjoyed seeing the exhibits and the opportunity to purchase homemade goods in the old Nordic style... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
chirop99
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Seattle, Washington
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A tribute to those northern European cultures - Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish, and Icelandic - that comprised many of Seattles early immigrants.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 16:00
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3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117-6215
Ballard
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed following the journey of Nordic immigrants from the Hjemland to America. The exhibits were better than I expected and I will be sure to return to Seattle to visit when the museum is moved to its new home.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Enjoyed seeing the exhibits and the opportunity to purchase homemade goods in the old Nordic style. Viking days was enjoyable and our grandson loved it.

Thank chirop99
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Does it rain much in April in Seattle - well yes it has this April, where the monthly average rainfall of 2.71 inches was achieved on the 18th. The Nordic Heritage Museum is a fine place to spend a few hours even if it's not...More

Thank dragonfishGA
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I have Norwegian family history in Tacoma. I appreciate all the Nordic jistoyy presented here in a family friendly museum. I appreciated the dioramas and collections. It is a welcoming place.

Thank ROBIN M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is all ways a favorite with me for there general collection but they have a very good exhibition of fabrics from Finland by Marimekko designs with large flower prints that were very popular in the late 50 ,s and early 60,s. well worth seeing...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

What a neat place! There are several floors of displays to explore. The main floor shows about Nordic emigration to the U.S. The upper floor has individual display rooms for each Nordic country: Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and Iceland. Very cool little gift shop. The...More

Thank LJBCOOL
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

So glad I decided to spend some time here. It was much bigger than I thought it would be. Loved that it is an old schoolhouse. It will be even better at the new location. Was like being with my Grandmother again who was an...More

Thank MaryModesto
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

You can count on the Nordic Heritage Museum to consistently have thought provoking contemporary exhibits that inspire. Not only do they have stunning exhibits on site but coordinated with the Frye to exhibit the stellar Hammershøi exhibit that SAM turned away. The Nordic Knitting Conference,...More

Thank FrancescaDH
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is located in an old school in the heart of Ballard, what my Dad used to call Seattle's "Snoose Junction". On the top floor are rooms dedicated to each of the Scandinavian nations; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway & Sweden, curated by heritage groups...More

Thank frogs2step
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Volunteer run museum showcasing Nordic Heritage as it pertains to immigrants to th e Seattle area. Very pleasant volunteers manning front desk. Lots of artifacts divided by countries. Interesting.

Thank AudreyS1994
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