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.
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.
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.