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How To Find Us

Scandinavia House is located at 58 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10016, four blocks south of Grand Central Station.
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  • No. 1, 2, 3, or 4 up Madison Ave.
  • No. 1, 2, 3, or 5 down Fifth Ave.


  • No. 6 to 33rd St. or 42nd St./Grand Central Station
  • No. 4, 5, 6, 7, or S to 42nd St./Grand Central Station


Hours & Admission


Monday – Saturday, 11 am – 10 pm; Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm
See below for more details

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3rd Floor Gallery:

Tuesday – Saturday, 12 – 6 pm (Wednesday until 7 pm)

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The Halldór Laxness Library:

Tuesday – Friday, 12 – 5 pm; free

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The Heimbold Family Children’s Playing and Learning Center:

Open to the public on Saturday, 12 – 5 pm; $15/child (free to ASF Members with a Playing and Learning Center pass – these Members may only bring guests on Saturday for $10/child)
Open to ASF Members with a Playing and Learning Center pass: Tuesday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm
Ages toddler & up. Please note that children must be walking on their own to be admitted.

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The Shop @ Scandinavia House:

Monday & Tuesday, 11 am – 6 pm
Wednesday – Saturday, 11 am – 7 pm
Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm

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Smörgås Chef @ Scandinavia House:

Monday – Saturday, 11 am – 10 pm; Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm


Scandinavia House is wheelchair accessible.


Except where noted, photography for personal use is allowed with hand-held cameras and available light or electronic flash attachments. Tripods and lights may not be used. Reproduction or sale of photographs is not allowed without the permission of The American-Scandinavian Foundation.

No flash photography is allowed in the 3rd Floor Gallery.

To reserve tickets for programs:Only ASF Members may reserve film tickets:
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T: 212.847.9740T: 212.847.9746
For reservations to Smörgås Chef @ Scandinavia House:  
T: 212.686.4230 

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