Nordic Heritage Museum




Make your wedding event unforgettable in the historic Nordic Heritage Museum, housed in the historic 1907 Daniel Webster School. The red brick building creates the perfect setting for your perfect day. Located in the heart of Seattle's Ballard neighborhood on a quiet, tree-lined residential street, the building is rich with vintage architectural details. A beautiful auditorium with large windows, wood floors, and a fully equipped kitchen is available for your big day. Three classrooms are extra available spaces, should you need you them. After a romantic ceremony, gather your family and friends in this creative space. Your guests will enjoy mixing and mingling as they explore art, vintage items and unique exhibits. The openness of the space combined with the white art-covered walls create an airy atmosphere for your celebration. Dine, dance and toast to your forever at the Nordic Heritage Museum.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Vintage/Rustic


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 8:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $165 per hour for a ceremony and reception and includes 8 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee, please inquire with venue for more details. A refundable security deposit of $350 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Nordic Heritage Museum is estimated at between $2,215 and $4,681 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM