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Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays
11 am to 5 pm

Beginning April 9: Special hours for members, immunocompromised people and those with special needs on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10-11 AM by appointment at (805) 686-1211.

Service animals welcome. No pets inside the Museum.

We have implemented stringent cleaning and sanitizing protocols, social distancing signage and guidelines, as well as other measures to help keep everyone safe while having an enjoyable visit. 


All guests will be asked to remember their "Elverhøj Etiquette" while visiting. In addition to the many safety enhancements that have been implemented, safety measures for all guests include:

  • Wearing face coverings that cover nose and mouth (ages 3+)
  • Maintaining six feet of distance between other groups
  • Using contactless forms of payment whenever possible.

Look for the helpful signs around the museum.


Following guidelines set by the State and County, Elverhøj has implemented a number of safety enhancements, including:

  • Limiting daily attendance
  • Increased sanitation of high touchpoint areas
  • Requiring face covering for all Elverhøj staff and representatives
  • Placing hand sanitizing stations at key points
  • Removing high-touch displays.
  • Limiting contact during transactions
  • Encouraging use of credit/debit cards


There is no charge for admission. Suggested donation is $5. Children 12 and under and members are free.


The Museum is wheelchair accessible. Parking and entrance at rear.

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1624 Elverhoy Way
Solvang, CA 93463

Tel: 805-686-1211

The Elverhøj Museum is two short blocks south of the main commercial district in Solvang. It is an easy walk from anywhere shown on the map above.

Docents are present for tours of the museum. Membership and group tours may be arranged by calling the museum during hours.

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