Welcome to the Karl Oskar House

2024 hours

Plan now for your 2024 visit to the Karl Oskar House ! Open every Sunday between mid May through Sept 22 from 13:00-16:00 (1-4pm). Check back for special events and Nordic music schedule.

Upcoming Events ↗

See upcoming events hosted by the Friends of the Karl Oskar House.

Virtual tour ↗

Watch a short video about the history behind the Karl Oskar House.

Schedule a visit ↗

How to schedule your visit to the House.

Read the newsletter

See what’s been happening at the Karl Oskar House.

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Become a volunteer ↗

Find out how you can become involved.

The organization

The Lindström Historical Society was chartered in November of 1994. The organization’s name was changed to ‘Friends of the Karl Oskar House‘ in 2021.

The vision

To sustain the historical Karl Oskar House for education about Swedish immigration to the Chisago Lakes region of Minnesota and to celebrate the connection of Nya Duvemåla with Vilhelm Moberg’s contributions to the Swedish immigration story.