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Christmas FAQs

Visitor Center Hours

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

All Site Hours

At Historic Bethlehem, we understand that many of our visitors have questions about the holiday season in The Christmas City, so we’ve taken the time to gather some answers for you. Take a look at the information below to find what you’re looking for.

This is my first Christmas in Bethlehem. What should I make sure to see?

Our Bethlehem by Night Motorcoach Tour will take you around north and south-side Bethlehem and show you the best views of The Christmas City while you learn about its history. Historic buildings will have candles in every window and the city decorates various trees around town, which add to the Christmas City splendor. Our Trees of Historic Bethlehem Tour is another popular thing to see during the holidays. Don’t miss signing up for a carriage ride. It’s sure to become a treasured holiday memory.

What are your Christmas season hours?

For a listing of hours during the Christmas holiday, please visit our Christmas Events page.

What does Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites offer throughout the Christmas season?

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites offers many activities and packages for the holidays, including: Christmas City Stroll, Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides, Live Advent Calendar, Bethlehem by Night Motorcoach Tour, Trees of Historic Bethlehem, Holiday Putz Trail and more.

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