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American Swedish Historical Museum

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  • History Museums & Sites

Essential Information

1900 Pattison Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19145

215-389-1776

The oldest Swedish Museum in the United States showcases contributions of Swedes to American society, such as a log cabin style of architecture from early settlers or the construction of the Monitor ship by John Ericsson in the Civil War. You can step inside a stuga, a 19th century Swedish farmhouse interior.
Did You Know? The Swedes were the first Europeans to settle in the Delaware Valley, long before William Penn arrived.
Save the Date: Experience a traditional Santa Lucia procession and holiday music during Luciafest.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.americanswedish.org

E-mail Address: info@americanswedish.org

County: PA - Philadelphia

For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible

Ages:
All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers

Offers Field Trips?: yes

Grades for Field Trips:
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0 Kindergarten
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