Open daily:
Main Building and
Museum Store –
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Find visit details here.

Note: Vesterheim’s Ship Gallery in the Main Building will be closed from roughly October 2-15 for maintenance. The rest of the building will be open as usual.

Register for online Folk Art School programs here and shop online here.

Commons Celebration!

Join in from Sept. 23-Oct. 1 both onsite and online to celebrate this new building.

Folk Art Classes

Registration for classes through December 2023 is now open. Join us in Decorah and online!

Gangspil in Concert

Live in Vesterheim Commons or live streamed from home! Find out more.

Tours to Norway

Join us in 2024 on a Tour to Norway – history, beer, holiday markets!

Museum Store

Your source for Scandinavian gifts and folk-art supplies! All purchases support Vesterheim.

Join Vesterheim

Benefits include free admission, Vesterheim magazine, Museum Store and class discounts, member events, and more.

Vesterheim Blog

Find inspiring stories, videos, photo galleries, Vesterheim news, and more!

Live Stream and Facebook

Don’t have a Facebook account? View Vesterheim live streams, videos, and posts right here.