EIN 91-1107537

National Nordic Museum

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
43
Year formed
1980
Most recent tax filings
2018-12
Description
The Nordic Heritage Museum shares Nordic culture with people of all ages and backgrounds by exhibiting art and objects, preserving collections, providing educational and cultural experiences, and serving as a community gathering place. The Nordic Heri...
Also known as...
Nordic Heritage Museum Foundation

Program areas at National Nordic Museum

The Nordic Museum celebrates a variety of events throughout the year, including concerts, classes, festivals, film, and food.
The Nordic Museum was founded for the purpose of collecting, preserving, protecting and exhibiting material that reflects the life and culture of immigrants from Nordic countries. Founded in 1980, the Nordic Museum is the largest Museum in the united states to honor the legacy of immigrants from the five Nordic countries: denmark, finland, iceland, norway, and sweden.

Form 990s for National Nordic Museum

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-122019-12-13990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122017-12-05990View PDF
2015-122017-01-19990View PDF
2014-122015-10-14990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds National Nordic Museum

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Jeff and Linda Hendricks Family FoundationGeneral & Unrestricted$1,000,000
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...and 7 more grants received

Financials for National Nordic Museum

RevenuesFYE 12/2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,370,588
Program services$1,701,432
Investment income and dividends$70,432
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$46,998
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$44,599
Net income from fundraising events$-28,703
Net income from gaming activities$21,278
Net income from sales of inventory$147,119
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$13,373,743

Personnel at National Nordic Museum

NameTitleCompensation
Eric NelsonExecutive Director and Chief Executive Officer$256,200
Adam LeeDirector of Operations and Facilities
Pamela BrooksDirector of Finance and Human Resources$77,767
 Subscribe to viewDevelopment Director$0
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Collections, Exhibitions
...and 7 more key personnel

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Arizona Sonora Desert Museum (ASDM)Tucson, AZ$11,651,195
Virginia Living MuseumNewport News, VA$4,565,692
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural HistorySanta Barbara, CA$7,848,014
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Chesapeake Bay Maritime MuseumSaint Michaels, MD$8,076,515
Walker Art CenterMinneapolis, MN$17,740,184
Grand Rapids Public MuseumGrand Rapids, MI$8,503,439
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Springfield MuseumsSpringfield, MA$7,130,485
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$13,373,743
2018
Yearly growth
47.9%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$5,156,122
2018
Yearly growth
106.5%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$58,701,901
2018
Yearly growth
8.9%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
43
2018
Yearly growth
22.9%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
2655 NW Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107
Metro area
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Website URL
nordicmuseum.org/ 
Phone
(206) 789-5707
Twitter profile
@thenordicmuseum 
IRS details
EIN
91-1107537
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1980
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
A56: Natural History, Natural Science Museums
NAICS code, primary
7121: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
Parent/child status
Independent