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American Swedish Historical Museum - Museum - Philadelphia, PAAmerican Swedish Historical Museum - Museum - Philadelphia, PA
American Swedish Historical Museum - Museum - Philadelphia, PAAmerican Swedish Historical Museum - Museum - Philadelphia, PA

American Swedish Historical Museum
Museum in Philadelphia, PA

Packages Starting at $5,000

Up to 200 Guests

Member Since 2020

About Venue

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The American Swedish Historical Museum is a museum venue located in Philadelphia, PA, that is available for private hire. The venue blends beautiful event spaces with an expansive collection of cultural art and artifacts to provide a unique backdrop for special events. In hosting an event here, clients will contribute to the museum’s mission of preserving the heritage of Swedish-Americans. The Space Housed in an elegant building dating back to the early 20th century, the American Swedish Historical Museum features several dynamic event spaces. The Grand Hall boasts a soaring two-story ceiling that is intricately painted. Alternately, the arcades, inspired by those at George Washington’s home, offer architectural character as an event backdrop. The terrace and lawn incorporate natural elements into the setting, while the front of the building exudes stateliness. Clients and their guests will also have access to the museum’s galleries during their event. The Experience This venue hosts one event at a time so guests will have the opportunity to explore the museum and its collections. Clients can hold gatherings of up to 200 attendees in the venue’s indoor and outdoor spaces. The museum’s exclusive caterer, Jeffrey A. Miller Catering, provides dining services to patrons here. They specialize in creating high-quality, flavorful dishes using the freshest ingredients available.

Venue Services

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Air Conditioning
Sound System
Tables & Chairs
Covered Outdoor Space
Kitchen Access
Lighting System
Open Outdoor Space


Delivery Access
Parking Nearby
Wheelchair Accessible
Freight Elevator
On-site Parking
Street Level

Staff & Services

Beverage Services
Coat Check
Equipment Setup & Breakdown
Event Manager
Event Staffing
Food Services
Parking Staff



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