COVID-19 Update / Restrictions

The Cabin is open for our regular Sunday schedule this year, however, the site is implementing social distancing policies for its visitors and staff while taking extensive measures to ensure all spaces are safe and sanitary, including the frequent and thorough cleaning of high-touch areas and the addition of hand sanitizing stations inside the structure. Masks are also required for everyone on-site.

In accordance with state and federal guidelines, we are urging the following precautions when visiting the Lower Swedish Cabin:

  • Please wear a face mask; maintain social distance
  • Limit group size to 5 persons at a time
  • Please wait for Greeter to invite you inside
  • Pass the time taking photos, or exploring the grounds and out-buildings
  • Please sign our guest register providing contact information

Please note that tours can be tailored to your time-limits. Please inform the Greeter when you enter.

We are excited to see folks, and we’ll do so with the health and safety of our visitors and staff as our top priority.

Trim-A-Tree Gathering

God Jul och Gott Nytt Ar

Swedish Christmas Tree

Come celebrate the holidays Swedish style at the Trim-A-Swedish-Christmas-Tree Party!

The event takes place at The Swedish Cabin located at 9 Creek Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 on Sunday, December 1, 2019 from 2 PM until 4 PM. Admission is free and open to the public!

Friends of the Swedish Cabin invite you to attend a special event of the season. We will have Swedish holiday food from Julbord, beverages, decorations, and Swedish Christmas music. Help decorate the Christmas tree, Julgran, with apples, heart baskets and straw ornaments. Tour the cabin and warm yourself by a roaring fire. And shop for gifts at the Butiken, too! Kids love toasting marshmallows outside and making crafts!

It’s fun for all ages! Start your Christmas Season by stepping back in time with this very special event!

For more information, visit our contact page or call 484-540-5070.

Cabin Day!

Please join us on Saturday, June 22, 2019 for the cabin’s Living History Celebration: 30 Years of the Lower Swedish Cabin’s Restoration (1989 – 2019). The event will be 1PM – 4PM, with a rain date of Sunday, June 23 (the next day). There is no admission fee.

We will have a Native American and Swedes demonstration, games, crafts and refreshments. Parking is scarce, so please consider using the SEPTA Creek Road Station and walking up the road a little to get to the cabin. There is also some parking under the bridge at that station.