Vesterheim Blog

Honoring Mary Dunea

Mary Dunea While Mary Dunea from Osage, Iowa, visited us at Vesterheim this month, we took the opportunity to honor her…
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Syttende Mai 2018!

Hurrah, hurrah, hurrah! We enjoyed celebrating Syttende Mai, Norway’s Constitution Day, on May 17 at Vesterheim with a parade and…
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What Is Rosemaling?

Rosemaling is the decorative painting of Norway. Would you like to know more about its various styles and history? This booklet…
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Countdown for Koselig

Are you feeling relaxed yet? **The Koselig exhibit is now closed.**  We held cake break every Wednesday during the Koselig…
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Kroting Revival

At the Hardanger Folk Museum in Norway. Imagine living in an old log one room house on the western coast…
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