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NameErlander Home Museum
Address404 S. 3rd St.
Rockford, IL 61104
Brief DescriptionThe cultural centerpiece of Rockford's Swedish-ancestry community, Erlander Home Museum has many artifacts recalling Swedish immigration to northern Illinois.
TypeAttraction
CategoryMuseum
DescriptionThe cultural centerpiece of Rockford's Swedish-ancestry community, Erlander Home Museum is located in Rockford's first brick home, built by John and IngaStina Erlander family in 1871. Restored to its original Victorian decor, the twelve-room home features collections that include Rockford-made furniture, a renowned collection of more than 50 dolls created by Charlotte Weibull and many artifacts recalling Swedish immigration to northern Illinois and Rockford's Swedish heritage. Don't miss the Midsommar festival in mid-June; the First Annual KUBB Tournament in early June; Julmarknad in late November; Lucia in early December; Camp Sweden, a youth camp, in July; Swedish language classes offered in the fall and spring.
Phone 1(815) 963-5559
Handicapped AccessibleNo
Websitewww.swedishhistorical.org
Last Updated12/11/2014
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