September 251:00 pm – 3:30 pm
September 285:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A Swede's way of saying “no worries”, this phrase translates literally to “no cow on the ice".
I had such a wonderful time at ASI that I became a member! Thank you for the excellent programming you bring to our Twin Cities community!— ASI Member
I had such a wonderful time at ASI that I became a member! Thank you for the excellent programming you bring to our Twin Cities community!
A trip to Minneapolis isn't complete without a visit to ASI— CNN
A trip to Minneapolis isn't complete without a visit to ASI
2600 Park Ave
Explore public and private in-person tours of the Turnblad Mansion and exhibits.
Interactive virtual tours led by ASI interpreters are available to both individuals and groups.
In-person learning experiences for K-12 classrooms.
Public in-person tours are currently on hold.
ASI interpreters will guide you through the Turnblad Mansion, offering insights into its history and the story of the Turnblad Family. These tours are designed for small groups and focus on the Turblad Mansion and history of the Turnblad family.
Learn more about the Turnblad Mansion with a private tour led by knowledgeable interpreters.
Available to book Thursdays and Fridays at 10 am or 1 pm
$20 per person for groups of 10-30 people. Includes general admission to the museum. Unique meal and refreshment options available such as cookies, cocktails or a full Swedish smörgåsbord. Catering price varies, starting at $10 per person. Contact Michael Cochran, Director or Catering, via the link below for more information.
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Interactive virtual tours led by ASI interpreters are available to both individuals and groups via the Zoom platform.
Explore ASI’s featured exhibition, Kindertransport, during monthly live, virtual tours led by interpreters from ASI and JCRC.
$20 per connection
September 14 Tour
September 28 Tour
October 12 Tour
October 26 Tour
With exclusive access to ASI interpreters and content experts, these tours offer an up-close and unique experience for individuals and groups to connect virtually with ASI.
Learn the stories behind a selection of historic objects from ASI’s collections not regularly seen by the public in this private holiday-themed virtual tour. Led by an expert ASI educator, and with up-close view of each object, this tour will offer insight into Swedish holiday traditions and explore why Jul is such an important time of year for many Swedes. Please book at least two weeks in advance.
$300 flat rate for up to 40 separate computer connections
Discover new connections to one another and develop a deeper understanding of Swedish-American history in this unique discussion-based private tour that utilizes historic photographs from ASI’s archives as a means to explore shared experiences.
$200 flat rate. Minimum of 4 and maximum of 20 participants
Learn the rags-to-riches story of the Turnblad Family and explore the rooms of their namesake Turnblad Mansion in this private virtual tour.
Explore a treasure trove of objects from within ASI’s material collections and learn what it takes to preserve each object for future generations in this customizable tour led by ASI’s Collections Manager. Please book at least two weeks in advance.
Available to book Fridays at 11 am Central Time
$500 flat rate for up to 40 separate computer connections
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ASI welcomes K–12 school and home-school groups to participate in educational museum tours. ASI’s educators work with classroom leaders, customizing each experience to meet class needs. Contact Lindsey Tscherne for more information.
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