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Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Historic Tour in Bethlehem

My husband and I took the historic walking tour of Bethlehem. Ted, our guide, was extremely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A Great First Stop Here

We stopped here first as soon as we entered the lovely town. The Center is really nice and clean... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Somerset, New Jersey
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The Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center and Museum Store is your one stop shop and information center for everything you need to know about Historic Bethlehem! Purchase tickets to all Historic Bethlehem tours, pick up maps of the city to find your way...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
505 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5810
+1 610-691-6055
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took the historic walking tour of Bethlehem. Ted, our guide, was extremely informative about the history of the Moravians and how they came to Bethlehem. We spent over an hour walking through town and learning how the early Moravian settlers lived.

Thank Callinan
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a very organized place. I am glad we stopped. The shops are well-coordinated with each other and flowed very nicely

Thank LewisB78
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We started our visit of Historic Bethlehem with the Visitor's Center. The first employee had no idea about the audio tours promoted on the website. The second discounted the audio tours and suggested buying a guidebook, which we did. However, the town is disappointed -...More

Thank EvelynHamilton_NJ
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Was blown away by block after block of old, deserted steel mills having been transformed into a historical and beautiful treasure trove of history. The after dark impact was even greater - the old factories were carefully lit with impressive swaths of light making the...More

Thank ShoreLife74
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

I can not believe how terrific this tour was !! 90 minutes of historical information led by Ted who was so engaging and knowledgeable.... really learned a lot about the Moravian culture and life Lots of things to see along the way Great for all...More

Thank sylvies73
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

A bit confused with a lot of mysteries. Overall the staff is friendly and willing to help.they offered some advice however I found the place online.....

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

We stopped in to ask questions about the historic buildings and ended up going on a guided walking tour of the industrial colonial area. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. He showed us around the historical buildings and markers. We all learned a great...More

Thank James H
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Walking thru beautiful historic Bethlehem, we stumbled across the visitor center. They gave us some fun spots to hit while we were visiting and we picked up some local trinkets while we were there.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed June 3, 2018

The Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, housed in a renovated old building is a great first stop to get information about the city and things to do while visiting. We were passing through and wanted recommendations for places to have lunch. Kristen and Kat were very...More

Thank Roshnibegum
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We stopped here first as soon as we entered the lovely town. The Center is really nice and clean, and is also a Gift and Souvenir Store with a fantastic collection of neatly arranged crafty and unique souvenirs, and the best smelling soaps and candles...More

Thank TheExplorerFamily
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July 8, 2017|
Response from KristenW1393 | Property representative |
Hi there! Thank you for your question! Unfortunately, I don't know the hours of the creamery - we are the visitor center for Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites, a non-profit organization which preserves and protects 20... More
March 26, 2016|
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Response from Dillon S | Property representative |
Yes.If there is a specific item you would like, please call our museum store manager, 1-800-360-TOUR.
May 25, 2015|
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Response from Henry L | Reviewed this property |
I have same problem....sorry