• Turnblad Castle

    American Swedish Institute

    Welcome to the Turnblad Mansion and Nelson Cultural Center

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    The Weather Diaries

     "A journey through ... unique cultural identities, shaped by tradition, isolation, darkness, wind, mountains, the sea and the cold...a haunting, otherworldly experience." - Pamela Espeland, MinnPost's Artscape

  • Storm Clouds, Nicolas Pope, St. Paul

    Arts North

    An Exhibition Highlighting Selected Works, On View to May 21

  • cows can dream install

    "Cows Can Dream"

    An imaginative new Youth & Family Gallery installation by Swedish Visual Artist Maria Bajt

  • FIKA's Bloody Swede

    FIKA's Bloody Swede is City Pages Best Bloody Mary

    Delicious dishes & custom cocktails. Open for coffee, lunch & until 8 p.m. on Wed.

Hours & Admission

Museum (Turnblad Mansion & Osher Gallery)*

  • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday
    10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Sunday
    noon – 5 p.m.
  • Monday
    Closed

ASI Museum Store**

  • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday
    10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday
    noon - 5 p.m.
  • Monday
    Closed

FIKA, ASI's Cafe **

  • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday
    8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday
    11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Monday
    Closed

*Requires paid admission (FREE for ASI members)
**Hours change during Midsommar and Julmarknad festivals