Attractions - Museums

American Swedish Historical Museum


A place where people of all nationalities who enjoy Swedish culture come together. Our galleries tell the story of the Delaware ValleyÆs New Sweden Colony (1638-1655), as well as highlight contributions of Swedes and Swedish Americans in history, art and science. Special exhibitions feature contemporary artists, history and Swedish culture. Visit the American Swedish Historical Museum at 1900 Pattison Avenue in Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in South Philadelphia.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 3.49 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 3.58 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 3.52 miles


Facility Amenities

  • Bus Parking
  • Comp for Guides
  • Handicap Access
  • WiFi Available

Facility Information

  • Family Friendly


Hours Sun

  • 12:00pm[comma]4:00pm

Hours Tue

  • 10:00am[comma]4:00pm

Hours Wed

  • 10:00am[comma]4:00pm

Hours Fri

  • 10:00am[comma]4:00pm

Hours Sat

  • 12:00pm[comma]4:00pm

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