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Genealogy Program


June 19, 2024

11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Members: $35.00

Non-Members: $50.00

Interested in researching your family history? Sign up for the National Nordic Museum's Genealogy Program, which includes a 45-minute, one-on-one consultation with Kathi McGinnes of the Seattle Genealogical Society. Family historians of any experience level welcome!

The Genealogy Program occurs on the third Wednesday of every month. Please click the registration button above, select your preferred date, and choose from the available 45-minute sessions. Time slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note this monthly program often sells out and advance reservations are encouraged. Want to get notified when new sessions become available? Sign up below!

Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel or reschedule your reservation, we kindly request at least one week advance notice to guarantee a full refund. Please contact Kristopher Strebe via email at, or by phone at 206.789.5707 x 7013.

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Genealogy Database Subscriptions

Visitors may conduct their own online research using Genealogy subscriptions, offered free of charge by the Museum.

Databases include:

  • Ancestry (World Explorer)
  • Ellis Island Foundation
  • ArkivDigital (Sweden)
  • Digitalarkivet (Norway)
  • Íslendingabók

To make an appointment to conduct online genealogy research at the Museum’s CRC (Cultural Resource Center), please email Appointment times available Tuesday-Wednesday.