Culture comes alive during the many events hosted by the American Swedish Historical Museum throughout the year. Join us and discover the food, music and holidays of Sweden, experience our newest exhibitions or check out of educational programs for both children and adults.


Midsommar May pole in field
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join us on Saturday June 26th at 4pm to raise the maypole, dance in celebration, and eat smörgåstårta! Admission to this fundraising event includes traditional folk music by the Last Chance Band, family activities, and full access to the Museum. There will be traditional food and gorgeous flower wreaths available for purchase. All Philadelphia COVID regulations will be followed. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged and tickets will be sold at the gate. Tickets are $6 per adult and children 12 and under are free.

Online registration will close on Friday June 25th. Tickets we will be available at the door on Saturday beginning at 4pm.