Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites

In association with the Smithsonian Institution


Current and Upcoming Exhibits

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites offers different changing and permanent exhibits across our museums and historic sites by utilizing our collections and in partnership with fellow organizations.

Plain & Fancy

Plain & Fancy makes connections between anonymous, early American traditional artisans and contemporary American artists.“Plain & Fancy” refers to competing styles held in tension in historical Pennsylvania. “The Plain” discouraged decoration and nurtured a simple aesthetic of utilitarian objects and...
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PURSEonality: A Stylish Handbag History

PURSEonality: A Stylish Handbag History

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites and Ilene Hochberg Wood present a virtual auction of beautiful, one-of-a-kind, handbags crafted by local artists in honor of saying goodbye to the blockbuster exhibit PURSEonality: A Stylish Handbag History.The auction features handbags customized by artists, some of whom have...
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