Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
Public Museum Hours Beginning September 20, 2013
Fridays through Sundays, 11am-4pm
A "Pass Into History" ticket will get you into all of our sites for the day. Purchase your pass at the Kemerer Museum, Moravian Museum or the Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center (505 Main Street).
Child: $6 (Under 13 yrs)
Child: free (under 6 yrs)
Read about the constuction of our resource collection center and the reinterpretation of the museum here.
See what WFMZ had to say about the newly re-designed and expanded Kemerer Museum and our antique dollhouse collection here
Discover Pennsylvania's only Decorative Arts Museum. One of only 15 museums in the United States exclusively dedicated to Decorative Arts, The Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts features portraits and landscapes lining the walls, while jewels, china and silver sparkle from every angle. The collection is expansive and includes examples of Pennsylvania German textiles, exquisite furniture, and priceless Bohemian glass.
The Kemerer will be reopening to the general public on September 20 following the addition of a two-story enviornmentally controlled vault featuring glass walls which will house all of the most sensitive paintings, textiles and glassware. Guests will enjoying viewing these priceless artifacts, some never before on display!
The Kemerer Museum is also home to the distinguished E.J. Prime dollhouse and toy collection, one of the largest antqiue dollhouse collections in the United States. Check out the Once Upon a Treehouse kids interactive room here!
The re-appointed Kemerer Museum will feature programs, activities and exhibits for adults and children alike. Click here to see a full listing.
Hunt for History will be offered monthly at the Kemerer Museum beginning October 5.