Nordic House

Open Monday – Sunday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

The Nordic House in Chicago will showcase the uniqueness of the Nordic region. It will be a place of refuge in an otherwise busy and energetic city. It will provide visitors with an immersive experience of the Nordic region through images and videos, but also offer the best of what the respective Nordic countries have to offer in terms of quality retail products, food, and culture. The Nordic House will be the place where exciting things happen.

The Nordic House is located inside Wrigley Building’s South Tower at 400 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago Ill.

Events at Nordic House

Exhibits at Nordic House

Sami Dreams
Conversations with Modern-Day Sámi
Photography by Randall Hyman

October – Nov. 28, 2022

The Sámi, northern Europe’s only indigenous people, share dreams few others fully understand. With shamanistic roots disrupted by nightmarish oppression, a present blessed by resiliency and growing political power, and a future confronted by climate change and lingering marginalization, these are the people, from poets to politicians, whose dreams will carry them forward.

Great Feelings and Meetings
Photography by Hans Ekestang

December 2022

Ekestang’s photographs blends his two passions in life, photography and music. He has devoted the better part of his life to traveling internationally to create a superior catalog of photographs, having attended blues festivals across Scandinavia, Europe, and the United States. His subjects have included blues legends B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Little Richard, Fats Domino and Buddy Guy, among countless others.