American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis

4.7
#3 of 18 in Museums in Minneapolis
American Swedish Institute, which includes the historic Turnblad Mansion and Nelson Cultural Center, is a vibrant museum, gathering place and community venue just south of downtown Minneapolis. Home to FIKA, the award-winning cafe, and the distinctive ASI Museum Store
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  • Exhibits were in changeover mode when we visited. But it allowed us to view the mansion in its natural state. The craftsmanship and detail are extraordinary and provide a glimpse into the lives of...  more »
  • I always enjoy ASI. The displays and the mansion are wonderful and tell great stories of Scandinavian heritage. There is some history of my Mother’s weaving instructor from the 1950s, Hilma...  more »
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  • The home is really something and the volunteers are phenomenal. Was not overly impressed by some or their visiting exhibits but such is life. Looking forward to seeing what they do in the future!
  • My family stopped in on a rainy day looking for something to do. This was such a fun way to spend the day! The mansion is gorgeous, and filled with history. Inside there is also a small restaurant, Fika that serves Nordic cuisine, mostly lunch fare as well as cocktails, wine and beer.

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