American Swedish Historical Museum
Sweden meets South Philly.
American Swedish Historical Museum is Philly’s hidden gem.
Located in scenic FDR Park, the American Swedish Historical Museum is a unique and beautiful setting for both private and corporate events, from weddings to business gatherings.
With its elegant grand hall and staircase and its gorgeous view of the park from the outdoor terrace, the Swedish Museum is sure to make an impression. Your guests will enjoy exploring the museum’s fantastic galleries featuring original period paintings, furniture and textiles, which together depict the history of the Swedes in America. Featuring easy access, free parking, and indoor and outdoor spaces with the ability to accommodate up to 360 guests, the American Swedish Historical Museum is an impressive place for hosting any special occasion.
Bringing Swedish history to Philadelphia.
The American Swedish Historical Museum welcomes all people to explore cultural identity through the story of Swedes and Scandinavians in America. ASHM is a community dedicated to preserving and interpreting material culture, and is alive with celebrations, exhibitions, and learning experiences. Renting the Swedish Museum for your event will help support the Museum’s educational programs and its fascinating collections
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