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.


Tent Party
6:00 – 9:00 p.m

*Update: Due to the heat advisory in Philadelphia on Saturday, July 29th, SmörgåsBeer activities will now be held inside the air-conditioned Museum.*

Spend a gorgeous summer evening at the American Swedish Historical Museum in FDR Park enjoying regional and international beers alongside Swedish-inspired eats! 

SmörgåsBeer party-goers can play trivia and lawn games as well as a traditional Swedish “tipsrunda” or quiz walk through the museum. There is no better way to pass a summer evening than tasting new beers, ciders and more, challenging friends to unique games, and dancing the night away to great music. Amazing prizes will also be raffled throughout the evening to support the museum.

Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door. A discounted designated driver price of $15 is also available. Attendees must be 21+ to participate in the alcohol sampling and must present a valid ID. This event is designed for an adult audience and is recommended for participants 21 and over. Pre-registration closes on 7/28, refunds will not be issued after 4 pm on 7/28. Tickets can be purchased on the day of the event and are available at the door. 

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