Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites

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PhillyLive: ‘Sleigh’ the Holidays in ‘Christmas City’ Without Leaving Pennsylvania

Hop on the horse carriage and bus with Philly Live’s Aunyea Lachelle as she checks out all the festive holiday spirit and historic happenings in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, a.k.a. “Christmas City.” Read More

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PhillyMag: Holidays in Bethlehem: There’s a Reason They Call it “Christmas City USA”

From a live advent calendar to an open-air German gift market to an actual Star of Bethlehem, no one does the holiday like they do it here. If there’s any city where the holiday spirit conquers all, it’s “Christmas City…

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The Morning Call: Homemade kiffles, pecan tossies and more: We tell you how to get a taste of the holidays

The Lehigh Valley is full of legendary amateur bakers. But there’s a select few that are well-known and hard to beat at annual culinary contests such as the Allentown Fair and even the prestigious Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Historic…

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Lehigh Valley Live: Annual holiday dinner and auction Dec. 4

On Saturday, the Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites hosts the 29th annual Holiday Dinner and Auction benefit, a celebration to mark the preservation of 60,000-plus artifacts, 20 historic structures, and 2 National Historic Landmarks which are part of the Historic…

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PA Historic Preservation: Just in time for the Holidays, A “new” set of Shutters for the Gemeinhaus

This winter, visitors to Bethlehem – the City in Northampton County, Pennsylvania – may see some new changes in the Historic Moravian Bethlehem National Historic Landmark District.  Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites just completed the restoration of 88 shutters on…

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Lehigh Valley Live: Historic Bethlehem enlists Lehigh students to aid in underground Moravian settlement survey

A Ground Penetrating Radar is exactly what it sounds like — a device that beams a radar signal into the ground. Of course, it has a purpose for penetrating the earth with said signal: the radar measures and denotes environmental…

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