Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites

In association with the Smithsonian Institution



WFMZ: One Tank Trip: Burnside Plantation

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - James Burnside was a member of the Moravian Church who came to Bethlehem by way of Ireland and founded Burnside Plantation with his wife, Mary, in 1748. Even though he was a missionary, he wanted his own…

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The Morning Call: Apple Days at Bethlehem’s Burnside Plantation: Apple bobbing, pony rides, pies

Celebrate one of fall's favorite fruits with family-friendly activities at the third annual Apple Days, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Burnside Plantation in Bethlehem. Presented by Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites, the event features apple bobbing,…

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The Morning Call: Lehigh Valley food events include Apple Days at Burnside, Chili Cook-Off

APPLE DAYS AT BURNSIDE Take a bite out of the third annual Apple Days weekend, which will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Bethlehem's historic Burnside Plantation. Read More

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The Morning Call: Family, Make a companion creature at Kemerer

Kids can make a creature from a sock and see the "Creature Companion" exhibit at Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts Saturday at Historic Bethlehem's Kid's Club program. Read More

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The Morning Call: Salisbury’s Amelia Swoyer, 8, wins Blueberry Festival blue ribbon with cupcakes

Amelia Rose Swoyer has a creative mind and a sweet tooth. She knows that blueberry and lemon are flavor BFFs. And she knew that flavor pairing would make a delicious cupcake. That cupcake won her a blue ribbon at the…

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The Morning Call: Six-decade-old mystery of Bethlehem antique dining table solved

BETHLEHEM — A photograph of an elegantly set oak table hangs on the wall of the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts in Bethlehem. With ball-and-claw feet and rope edging, the 18-foot table had been a statement piece belonging to Annie…

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