Walk through history as we guide you to things to learn, places to discover, and events that help connect us to our rich heritage.
Burnside featured at Lehigh Valley Open Gate Farm Tour this weekend. Learn more now!
HBMS offers a wide range of programs for history buffs, families, gardeners and collectors and more. Among our most popular offerings are Free Sundays at the Museums; Saturdays at Burnside; You Point, We Pick at Burnside Colonial Garden; and Blacksmithing 101. Check out our full list of Programs here.
Yes! Historic Bethlehem offers exciting, relevant, educational tours, site visits, and hands-on programs for students — all linked to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s standards. We also offer a smart mix of remote learning opportunities.
We are happy to assist with any research inquiries. You are welcome to schedule a personal consultation with our Curator of Collections and Exhibitions, Brett Peters, to receive help with questions related to Historic Bethlehem, the Moravians, related topics or genealogical research.
Check out Culture Connect, our mobile museum service that delivers virtual exhibitions, collections, and programs designed to engage with audiences online, at home, and on any device anywhere. Culture Connect works with Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites to deliver alternative access to in-person experiences.
Visit our World Heritage page to review updates and progress on Historic Bethlehem’s initiative to grow closer to our UNESCO World Heritage nomination.
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