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

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

Service animals welcome. No pets inside the Museum.


All guests will be asked to remember their "Elverhøj Etiquette" while visiting. 

All unvaccinated guests are required to wear face coverings that cover nose and mouth (ages 2+).

Many of our guests are under 12 years of age and not yet able to be vaccinated. Masks are recommended and maintaining a six foot distance between you and anyone not in your group is appreciated.


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

  • Increased sanitation of high touchpoint areas
  • Placing touch-free hand sanitizing stations at key points
  • Removing high-touch displays
  • Encouraging use of credit/debit cards

By entering Museum premises, you acknowledge that you assume any risks associated with your visit, including but not limited to a risk of injury or illness.


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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