The new Nordic Museum is coming! Plan your visit to our new home in downtown Ballard. Opening May 2018

Nordic Seattle

Grand Opening Weekend

 

What's happening May 5 – 6?

Skim the list below, or visit our official Grand Opening page for more details.

MAY 5, 12–1PM   |   GRAND OPENING RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

Join us as we officially open the new Nordic Museum! The ribbon cutting ceremony will feature remarks by one representative from each of the Nordic countries, the Secretary General from the Nordic Council of Ministers, and other local and international figures.

MAY 5, 1–5:30pm   |   Grand opening musical performances

 

Following our Grand Opening ribbon cutting ceremony, enjoy an afternoon of Nordic choirs, choruses, and traditional folk musicians performing on both indoor and oudoor stages! Check back soon for ticketing information and details on our special performers.

MAY 5, 7–11pM   |   GRAND OPENING CONCERT
FEATURING CHELSEA WOLFE,  MAMMÚT, MIKKO JOENSUU AND baby in vain

 

This event was produced in partnership with KEXP Radio.

 

In celebration of our Grand Opening and launch of our Nordic Nights program on May 10, Nordic Museum presents internationally acclaimed recording artist Chelsea Wolfe for a special Saturday night concert in our Great Hall! Joining Chelsea are Icelandic post-punk band Mammút, Finnish singer-songwriter Mikko Joensuu, and Danish grunge-rockers Baby in Vain. Tickets are $18 for members, $25 general admission.

 

Tickets are ON SALE NOW!

 

MAY 6, 9am–7PM   |   GRAND OPENING Activities

 

Our celebration continues on Sunday from 9am to 5pm with even more Nordic choirs, choruses, and traditional folk musicians performing on both indoor and outdoor stages. Then, join our Nordic dance community for an evening of traditional dance and folk music. Check back soon for ticketing information and details on our special performers!

Thank you to our sponsor!

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Our new facility will open May 5, 2018!

Closed During Transition!

Join us in May 2018
and be inspired by the values, traditions, art, and spirit of the Nordic peoples.

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