Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites

In association with the Smithsonian Institution

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Visit, Explore, Experience.

The remarkable stories of Historic Bethlehem,
part of Historic Moravian Bethlehem, a National Historic Landmark District
and a designation to the US Tentative List for nomination to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Check out the site hours for all of the locations listed below:

Visitor Center & Museum Store

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505 Main Street

Regular Business Hours:

  • MondayClosed
  • Tuesday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday: 11 am - 4 pm

Musikfest Hours:

  • Monday: 10 am -  7 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am - 7 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am - 7 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am - 7 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 9 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am - 9 pm
  • Sunday: 11 am - 9 pm

Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities!

Learn more about our offerings: Historic Bethlehem Tours

Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts

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427 N. New Street

THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED DURING MUSIKFEST
Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities in the CIQ!

Normal Business Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: By Appointment*
  • Friday: 12 pm - 4 pm
  • Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm - 4 pm

*Please call 1-800-360-TOUR to schedule an appointment.

Ongoing Events:
Free Sundays at the Museum
2019 Spring Exhibit Artifacts Reimagined: A 5x5 Artist Exhibition

1810 Goundie House

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501 Main Street

Featuring the Marche Maison Vintage Market Pop-Up!

Closed until Musikfest: Saturday, August 3

Musikfest Hours:

  • Monday: 10am - 7pm
  • Tuesday: 10am - 7pm
  • Wednesday: 10am - 7pm
  • Thursday: 10am - 7pm
  • Friday: 10am - 9pm
  • Saturday: 10am - 9pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 9pm

Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities!

Visit the other pop-up locations at the Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center and the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts.

*Please call 1-800-360-TOUR to schedule an appointment.

Moravian Museum
of Bethlehem

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66 W. Church Street

THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED DURING MUSIKFEST
Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities in the CIQ!

Normal Business Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: By Appointment*
  • Friday: 12 pm - 4 pm
  • Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm - 4 pm

*Please call 1-800-360-TOUR to schedule an appointment.

Ongoing Events:

1869 Luckenbach Mill

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Colonial Industrial Quarter, 459 Old York Road

Open to the public dawn to dusk.

Musikfest Hours:

  • Monday: 1 - 5pm
  • Tuesday: 1 - 5pm
  • Wednesday: 1 - 5pm
  • Thursday: 1 - 5pm
  • Friday: 12 - 6pm
  • Saturday: 12 - 6pm
  • Sunday: 12 - 6pm

Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities!

For building tours: 
Monday - Sunday: By Appointment*

*Please call 1-800-360-TOUR to schedule an appointment.

Burnside Plantation

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1461 Schoenersville Road

Grounds are open to the public dawn to dusk.

For tours inside our historic buildings:

  • Monday - Friday: By Appointment*, Afternoon only
  • Saturday - Sunday: By Appointment*

*Please call 1-800-360-TOUR to schedule an appointment.

Learn about our many amazing programs: Explore Burnside Plantation

Do you have a green thumb and want to help out in the Colonial Garden? Sign up to Volunteer here.

1750 Smithy

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Main Street, Adjacent to Historic Hotel Bethlehem

Hours: 

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 11 am - 4 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday: 11 am - 4 pm

Musikfest Hours:

  • Monday: 12 - 4pm
  • Tuesday: 12 - 4pm
  • Wednesday:12 - 4pm
  • Thursday:12 - 4pm
  • Friday: 12 - 6pm
  • Saturday: 12 - 6pm
  • Sunday: 12 - 6pm

Read about our Musikfest family-friendly activities!

Learn all about colonial-era smithing in Blacksmithing 101.
To register, call 1-800-360-TOUR or email Keith Sten.

The Smithy and the Blacksmith Program are being funded in part with funding received through the County of Northampton's Hotel Tax Program.

The Visitor Center and Museums & Sites will be closed the following days:

 

New Year’s Eve & New Year's Day –  December 31 & January 1

Martin Luther King Day - January 21

President's Day - February 18

Easter Sunday - April 21

Memorial Day – May 27

Independence Day – July 4

Labor Day – September 2

Thanksgiving – November 28

Christmas Eve & Christmas – December 24 & 25

 

*Appointment Tours:

Tours may be scheduled by appointment outside of regular operating hours. 24 hours notice is requested for all appointments. Minimum charge of $36 to schedule an appointment tour for non-members. Member appointments are free. Please call 1-800-360-TOUR with questions or to schedule.


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Historic Bethlehem Partnership, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Registration and financial information about Historic Bethlehem Partnership, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999, or on the web at www.dos.state.pa.us. Registration does not imply endorsement.