Check out our great selection of everything Norwegian at Vesterheim's online Museum Store. Don’t forget, your purchases support the museum’s mission. They help maintain Vesterheim’s amazing collections and allow the museum to offer wonderful exhibitions, classes, and programs. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Hours for the store in Decorah are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
There are many advantages to being a Vesterheim member, including a 10% discount on Museum Store purchases. Join online here. To receive your member discount, register your account when you check out and leave us a note in the comment box. Your discount will not show up online for your first purchase, but we will subtract it manually when we send your order. After your first purchase, your membership discount will be subtracted every time you order!
Vesterheim is a national treasure that explores the diversity of American immigration through the lens of Norwegian-American experience, showcases the best in historic and contemporary Norwegian folk and fine arts, and preserves living traditions through classes in Norwegian culture and folk art, including rosemaling (decorative painting), woodcarving and woodworking, knifemaking, and textile arts. Vesterheim houses over 33,000 artifacts, among which are some of the most outstanding examples of decorative and folk art to be seen in this country. Check vesterheim.org for more information about the museum.