The Museum is a place for everyone to learn about and celebrate Swedish history and culture. When you become a member you support the Museum and receive exclusive membership benefits at the same time.

Sign up online, call ASHM at 215-389-1776, or email to become a member today!

Benefits of Membership


  • Free general admission to the Museum and Library.
  • Free guest passes.
  • ASHM's quarterly newsletter.
  • Invitations to special events, including the Lucia Festival, Midsommarfest, Spring Ting, and more! Other special events, lectures, exhibition openings, and dinners are held throughout the year.
  • Discounts on admission to most special events, workshops, and Swedish language classes.
  • A 10% discount off everything in the Museum Shop.
  • Free general admission to the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, the Swedish American Museum Center in Chicago, and the Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle.
  • An opportunity to join any of the Museum's affiliated groups, such as the Genealogy Club, the Auxiliary, and Midsommarklubben (a Swedish speaking group for men and women).
  • Access to ASHM's Swedish Film borrowing system.

Check out a pdf version of the Catalogue of Swedish Films by clicking here>>

Membership Categories

Individual Member: $50
Senior citizens (65 and over): $35
Full-time Students (with ID): $35
Receive all benefits listed above, one membership card and two guest passes for Museum admission.

Household: $65 (For everyone residing at the same mailing address)
Same benefits as for "Individual", but with two membership cards and four guest passes.

Organizational Member: $75 (non-profit only)
Same benefits as for "Household". Listing in the Museum's annual report.

Friend Member: $125
Same benefits as for "Organizational"

Sustaining Member: $250
Same benefits as for "Friend", plus unlimited guest passes.

Patron Member: $500
Same benefits as for "Sustaining", plus invitation to annual museum fika.

Key Contributor: $1000
Same benefits as for "Patron", plus a private tour of the museum.

Life Membership: $2500

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