American Swedish Historical Museum

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1900 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145
Learn the forgotten history of Swedes in Philadelphia! Built in 1926, the museum’s unique interior is divided into a dozen galleries designed to highlight Scandinavian influences in America. The galleries explore the New Sweden Colony, women’s history, scientific innovations, and Swedish craft arts, among other topics. Winter special exhibition is Karin Larsson: Let the Hand Be Seen.
Open 10-4 Tuesday through Friday and 12-4 Saturday and Sunday. See the website for parking info.