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Norway House is an education center that focuses on the promotion, appreciation, and understanding of the American Norwegian experience and its relationship to modern Norway and the world.
Gingerbread Wonderland at Norway House
In 2015, Norway House began an annual Gingerbread Wonderland exhibit to share Norway’s longstanding heritage of holiday gingerbread houses. It is inspired by the City of Bergen, Norway’s famous annual Gingerbread City exhibit and hopes to convey the magic of a a gingerbread village that transcends generations, cultures and architect styles. Gingerbread Wonderland runs through the holiday season. See the Family Fun Calendar for daily times.
Special Hours and Pricing for Gingerbread Wonderland:
During Gingerbread Wonderland, the Norway House has special Galleri hours and admission prices. Wednesday hours are extended until 8 p.m. during this time and the regular prices are reduced to $5.00 for adults/seniors and free for children 12 and under. There are also special group tours available for groups of 10 or more at a discounted rate. To arrange for group tours please call 612-871-2211.
Make Your Own Gingerbread House:
If your visit inspires your family to make their own gingerbread house, you can download a pattern here.
The Kaffebar at Norway House
The newly expanded Kaffebar features lunch selections like Nordic Waffles, lefse, soup & salad, and smørbrød, as well as seasonal favorites like Gingerbread Lattes, Hot Cocoa, Gløgg, Gingerbread Cookies, Gingerbread Wonderland Waffles and Apple Cider.