Swedish American Museum, Chicago

4.6
#24 of 48 in Museums in Chicago
The Swedish American Museum is a nonprofit museum and cultural center for the education, celebration and interpretation of Swedish American history and culture in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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4.7
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  • okay, so this museum is very well done and interesting, but the piece de resistance is the top floor kids' history play area. it's GREAT! my 3-year-old loved it, and i was super impressed. the second ...  more »
  • Living on a shoestring budget, we were delighted to learn that this museum was Free on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. We marked our calendar and went. It's a sweet little museum that actually contains ...  more »
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  • This is a great facility. I was there for a book reading, which took place in the main gallery. The current exhibit includes some terrific large paintings, art that I look forward to revisiting. The museum offers some lively activities, targeted to both kids and adults. While many have a Swedish theme, others have a broader focus. I'm looking forward to becoming more actively engaged in the museum - and to seeing more of what is offered.
  • This place is remarkable. Took a group of middle school students (90% boys) there and they adored the experience. Then took the nieces and nephews (ages 3-6) and they adored it too. It's a fantastic place!

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