Gammelgården Museum

By Kathy Tomlinson On Wednesday, July 30, Gammelgården Museum intern Reece Almendinger embarked on a three-day, 47-mile journey to attend a special event in a nearby town. He began his walk at the Scandia-based museum with one of the junior guides from the museum, Grace Kunshier, who accompanied him to Panola Valley Gardens. From there, […]

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Gammelgården Museum’s annual fiddle festival, Spelmanstämma, is coming Aug. 17 to Scandia. This popular, family-friendly music festival literally means a “fiddle gathering” and features the American Swedish Institute’s Spelman’s (Fiddle) Lag (musical group).  Have you ever heard or seen a Nykelharp? The Nykelharp Lag of the Twin Cities is also featured in this program. A […]

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Look out for rolling meatballs during Taco Daze in Scandia on Sept. 8. The second annual “Running of the Meatballs” event, planned to take place just before the Taco Daze Parade at 2:45 p.m., will raise funds for the restoration of the Ladugård (old barn) at Gammelgården Museum. The old barn is original to the […]

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