• Roots: Source of Inspiration

    Sunday, Nov. 26, 1 p.m.

    Gallery walk with artist Christina Juran on the last day of her exhibit

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  • Show Your Support for Illinois

    #ILGive is a one-day, statewide movement to do good in our own communities on #GivingTuesday. By giving locally, you can help the Swedish American Museum grow while building a stronger, more vibrant Illinois!

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  • Gordon Strömberg Exhibit

    Friday, Oct. 13 – Sunday, Nov. 19
    Part of Andersonville Arts Week, Gordon Strömberg’s exhibit “Sidewalks and Lamp Posts” will display 39 collages inspired by items found around him on his walks through Chicago.

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  • Welcome Back, Andersonville Water Tower!

    On Aug. 8 we welcomed back our community’s landmark. Thank you to everyone who helped us restore the Andersonville skyline to its former glory.

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The Museum will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving Day.

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We pride ourselves in offering a wonderful array of exhibits, events, and programming that honors, celebrates, and educates Museum visitors on Sweden’s past, present, and future. Thank you for your support.

 

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Hours & Location

Address:
5211 N Clark St.
Chicago Illinois, IL 60640

Phone:
(773) 728-8111

Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat-Sun: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Museum Store is open until 6 p.m. on Fridays

Museum & Museum Store Holiday Hours
(Nov. 24-Dec. 23)

Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Museum Store is open until 10 p.m. for Late Night Andersonville on Dec. 1, 8, 15, and 22

Children's Museum
Mon-Thu: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Fri: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sat-Sun: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Children's Museum Holiday Hours
(Nov. 24-Dec. 23)

Monday – Thursday, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Upcoming Events

  1. Bullerbyn

    November 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Candle making & Christmas crafts

    November 19 @ 4:00 pm
  3. Thanksgiving Day – Museum Closed

    November 23
  4. Small Business Saturday

    November 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Gallery walk with Christina Juran

    November 26 @ 1:00 pm

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