Tagged: Nordic Museum

The Vikings Begin

Where did the Vikings come from?

An exhibit currently at Seattle’s Nordic Museum examines the origins of Viking society Eric Stavney Mukilteo, Wash. As you step into the Nordic Museum’s exhibit rooms of “The Vikings Begin: Treasures from Uppsala University,”...

Histories and identities interwoven

Oral history project explores relationship between Nordic immigrants and native people Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American “Don’t feel afraid of your past history, celebrate it,” advises Dr. Sven Haakanson of the Burke Museum...

Nordic Museum opening - crowd

The new Nordic Museum opens in Seattle

A weekend of speeches and musical performances marks the much-awaited opening Eric Stavney Mukilteo, Wash. The “new” Nordic Museum opened with fanfare in Seattle on the weekend of May 4-5, after an exhausting two...

Nordic Museum

Nature, innovation, space & purpose

The Norwegian American gets a sneak peek at Seattle’s new Nordic Museum Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American Ten-plus years in the making and with a price tag upwards of $48.9 million, the ribbon-cutting...