The Scandinavian Language Institute is a Washington State non-profit corporation and tax-exempt organization, located in the Seattle Community of Ballard in the Nordic Museum. We offer language instruction classes to the general public in various levels of Norwegian, Swedish, and Danish. More than just an educational facility, we also offer many special services to students and the public. This year we celebrate our 40TH ANNIVERSARY!!


Daytime Swedish Classes return!

We are happy to be offering classes on Tuesdays. Beginning Level at 12:30 - 2:00 pm and
Know-A-Little at 2:00 - 3:30 pm

We've moved to the Nordic Museum!!

We are now offering a discount for all
Nordic Museum members!

New address: 2655 NW Market St., Seattle.  Our classrooms are on the main floor just past the reception desk on the left.


  Winter quarter registration is Open!

We offer an online payment option using PayPal. 
Please note: our tuition rates have changed.  The tuition page lists all the classes with the new rates and discounted prices.