Pop-up Café

Stop by the Museum for a fika at our pop-up café. You will always find Cinnamon rolls and Swedish coffee in addition to some other delicious baked goods in the Museum’s main gallery. Enjoy the art while taking some time to relax.

National Day Pop-up Café

The Museum will host a pop-up café for the Swedish National Day weekend. Stop by for some traditional Swedish cake to celebrate summer.

National Day Pop-up Café

The Museum will host a pop-up café for the Swedish National Day weekend. Stop by for some traditional Swedish cake to celebrate summer.

National Day Pop-up Café

The Museum will host a pop-up café for the Swedish National Day weekend. Stop by for some traditional Swedish cake to celebrate summer.

Scandinavian Jam ONLINE

Scandinavian Jam, where we practice what we teach. Join Mary Allsopp and Paul Tyler online on the first and third Sunday of every month. Enjoy an afternoon of traditional roots music. We teach by ear, review and share tunes. We are happy to take suggestions and love meeting new people. It’s a friendly group and ... Read More

History Setting Sail: Celebrating Colonial Sweden in Art Deco America

Swedes have been sailing to America since 1638, bringing their language, cultural traditions, and handicraft. By the 1920s, the new frontier of Art Deco set new trends for consumer markets, and American audiences began developing a taste for Swedish design. A major factor in this trend was the Swedish ocean liner Kungsholm, one of the ... Read More

Midsommarfest

For three nights and two days, this vibrant and diverse community will bring together over 75,000 people to celebrate a proud Swedish summer tradition with eclectic music, great vendors, food and free kids’ activities. Midsommarfest kicks off Friday, June 10, 5 p.m. -10 p.m. from Catalpa to Foster and continues Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, ... Read More

Rockford Midsommarfest

Join the Swedish American Museum for Midsommarfest at the Erlander Home Museum (404 S. Third St., Rockford, Ill.) you can find a market, crafts, exhibits, music, dancing, food and more at this annual summer celebration organized by the Swedish Historical Society. Please direct your questions about this event to the Swedish Historical Society at 815.963.5559 ... Read More

Scandinavian Jam ONLINE

Scandinavian Jam, where we practice what we teach. Join Mary Allsopp and Paul Tyler online on the first and third Sunday of every month. Enjoy an afternoon of traditional roots music. We teach by ear, review and share tunes. We are happy to take suggestions and love meeting new people. It’s a friendly group and ... Read More

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