Support the Nordic Heritage Museum with your time and talents!

Volunteers have been vital in shaping the Museum into a successful, unique institution. As we look ahead to a brand new building in downtown Ballard, volunteers will continue to play an essential part in the Museum’s exciting future. 

We have a range of meaningful volunteer opportunities, whether you are looking to celebrate your heritage, meet like-minded people, or learn a new skill. The Nordic Heritage Museum invites you to join us in our effort to celebrate Nordic culture in our community, and to share the Nordic Spirit.

Benefits of Volunteering

  • Invitations to special volunteer events and programs
  • Recognition at volunteer appreciation events twice annually
  • Enrich and be enriched by the Museum’s community
  • Meet others who share your interests
  • Get insider access to a suite of world-class programs and events
  • Gain professional, marketable skills in the Museum field
  • Access to volunteer leadership opportunities
  • Receive monthly e-mail updates
  • Receive quarterly newsletter highlighting volunteer activities

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Become a Volunteer  apply online

Volunteer Tributes

Each year at the Northern Lights Auktion, we honor volunteers and members who make an extraordinary contribution to the Museum. 


View our tribute to Bert Lundh, honored at the 2011 Northern Lights Auktion

View our tribute to Olaf Kvamme, honored at the 2012 Northern Lights Auktion

Visit Us Today!

Come and be inspired by the values, traditions, art,
and spirit of the Nordic peoples.

3014 NW 67th Street
Seattle, WA 98117

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