Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle

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#15 of 21 in Museums in Seattle
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  • Such an important place to visit. Ballard is historically represented here. The new building not open as of Oct. 2017 will be incredible. New spot on the water, just east of the locks. Large boats, lo...  more »
  • This is a lovely museum with life-alike exhibits of Scandinavians lifestyle after moving to the US. If you are interested in the subject, you definitely should visit.  more »
  • Can't believe we've never visited this wonderful museum located in an old school in Ballard. Went to see the Marimekko exhibit on the 1st Thursday, which is free. A colorful retrospective of the Finni...  more »
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  • Fascinating, top notch recreation scenes complete with sound effects. Wonderful displays and informative movies. A good reminder of what coming to America used to look like.
  • Nice museum to visit, with lots on display. The presentation and information on the exhibits is will done. There is a total of three floors of exhibits that are held in an old school building. The staff are friendly and are helpful. I can't wait to see the new museum they are building on NW Market.
  • This is stupid as I did not go to museum. Brilliant technology to track people. Mind your own business not mine. Zero stars wasn't an option.
  • This is a fantastic museum with an incredible collection. It's easy to get lost in all the rich Nordic heritage of Seattle and this museum does a fantastic job showcasing it. My 6 & 8-year-old kids enjoyed it too, especially when we got to the top floor and saw the Lego displays. It's a special place and the people who volunteer here are very special too.
  • I love the interactive diorama set up that this museum has, I thought it was so much more engaging and all ages inclusive than most museums. I love other museums, but this one was just surprisingly fun, and it's gift shop had a while bunch of actually cool practical items to buy that would be good trinkets as well as functional items.

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