Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites

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National Historic Landmark District Plaque Unveiling

National Historic Landmark District Plaque Unveiling

Moravian village now a national treasure18th -century religious commune gains an elite designationBy Nicole Radzievich Of The Morning CallThink of it as Bethlehem’s French Quarter, or its Williamsburg.Like those historic destinations, Bethlehem’s collection of 18th-century Moravian buildings was celebrated Tuesday...

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Charlene Donchez Mowers: Group Preserves Bethlehem’s Past While Anticipating Future

In April 1993, more than 250 years after Moravian settlers founded Bethlehem, Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites was formed by Burnside Plantation, Historic Bethlehem Inc. and Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts, joining together. The Moravian Museum of Bethlehem joined several...

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Bethlehem Named National Historic Landmark District

Bethlehem Named National Historic Landmark District

Historic Moravian Bethlehem, now one of only six historic landmark districts in Pennsylvania, encompasses 14 acres in the heart of Bethlehem and captures the physical expression of the structured 18th century Moravian community with its outstanding examples of architecture and...

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