Scandinavian American Cultural and Historical Foundation

Nordic Spirit Newsletter

Summer 2014 Edition

Nordic Spirit Symposium

February 6-7, 2015

Scandinavian Festival 2015

April 18-19

SACHF Mission

Preserve and promote Scandinavian Heritage and Culture for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations.


Become the center for Scandinavian culture in the Southwestern United States.


  • Provide a major museum and library for Scandinavian artifacts, exhibits, books and arts.
  • Serve as a center for Scandinavian heritage and genealogy research.
  • Organize, promote and publicize programs, classes and events related to Scandinavian heritage.
  • Honor and recognize achievements of Scandinavian Americans.
  • Develop a children's interactive program that encourages knowledge and appreciation of Scandinavia and of the immigrant experience.


Corner of Mountclef Boulevard and Faculty Road, adjacent to the CLU campus.


Scandinavian Center
26 Faculty Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
(805) 241-0391