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Please contact:

Rosemary Jones
206.789.5707 x7025



  • Museum Press Photos

    For all photos of Museum exterior, Executive Director Eric Nelson, and the interior galleries and exhibitions including Nordic Journeys, the credit line should read: Courtesy of the National Nordic Museum.

    Shown above is the 2018 opening of the Museum in its current location with Executive Director/CEO Eric Nelson (far left), HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, and the President of Iceland Guðni Jóhannesson. For more on the Museum's history, see our About page.

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  • Across the West and Toward the North

    Captions and photo credits in photo name. Please credit courtesy of National Nordic Museum along with collection name. Historic photographers' names and other credits available here. Gallery photos should be credited to Rafael Soldi courtesy of the National Nordic Museum.

    Press Photos
  • National Nordic Museum's Julefest

    The National Nordic Museum's Julefest takes place each year on the weekend before Thanksgiving. In 2022, this will be November 19 and 20. Modeled on a traditional Nordic Christmas market, all vendors are now located in the Museum's parking lot and outdoor areas. Press photos are taken from 2019 and 2021 Julefests, which drew upwards of 12,000 people to the event. Please credit photos to courtesy of National Nordic Museum. Photos are high resolution for use online or in print. Video clips are lower resolution for use online. If you need broadcast quality B-roll, please contact us. Current Julefest information, including ticket prices, can be found at

    Julefest Press Photos & Clips


The Museum's full calendar of current events can be found here