All exhibits are currently closed

while we move into our new home in downtown Ballard.

Opening May 2018


Current Volunteer Opportunities

Visitor Services

The Nordic Museum is opening in May, and we are recruiting new volunteers to join our Visitor Services team! To learn more, join us for one of the following Volunteer Open Houses:

  • Saturday, March 24 from 10am–12pm

  • Tuesday, March 27 from 1–3pm

  • Thursday, March 29 from 5–7pm

Click here to RSVP!

If you are interested in other volunteer opportunities, such as events or festivals, please fill out a Volunteer Application, and we will contact you as those positions become available.


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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

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.