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Dining in Bethlehem

Bethlehem offers over 80 restaurants, many within walking distance from conference locations.

What to do in Bethlehem

Visit the City of Bethlehem’s website at www.bethlehempa.org to discover local stores and businesses, and to find out what’s happening in Bethlehem during your stay.

What to do in Nazareth

Visit www.nazarethnow.org for a list of events, dining, shopping, arts and entertainment in Nazareth, PA. For general information, visit the Borough of Nazareth’s website at www.nazarethboroughpa.com.

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www.moravianhistoricalsociety.org | 610-759-5070 | 214 E. Center St., Nazareth

Visit the Moravian Historical Society (MHS) in historic, downtown Nazareth, Pennsylvania, to experience one of the most distinctive colonial-era communities in North America. Explore Moravian contributions to American musical culture, including the earliest known violin made in the American colonies and the 1776 Tannenberg organ. Marvel at our exquisite collection of paintings by John Valentine Haidt, one of the first artists in America to portray chiefly religious topics. Admire the Whitefield House and Gray Cottage, the two oldest Moravian structures in North America.


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Established in 1857, the MHS is the third oldest historical society in Pennsylvania. The site features permanent and changing exhibitions, and a gift shop featuring books, local souvenirs, and handmade artisanal items.

MHS is an affiliate of the Moravian Archives, Bethlehem. Together, both organizations publish the Journal of Moravian History.

Open daily 1pm – 4pm (except major holidays) for self-guided tours. Guided adult and youth group tours (ten or more guests) are available by appointment.

HBPlogoHistoric Bethlehem Museums & Sites

www.HistoricBethlehem.org | 1-800-360-TOUR | 505 Main Street, Bethlehem

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites in association with the Smithsonian Institution invites you to discover 300 years of history and experience Bethlehem’s unique heritage including Historic Moravian Bethlehem, our newly designated National Historic HBPPaul-SLandmark District. Visit our Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts and Collections Resource Center featuring changing exhibits, period rooms, and galleries highlighting style and design over three centuries and our renown E.J. Prime Dollhouse collection. Travel 6/10ths of a mile to be out in the country at our 1748-1848 Burnside Plantation, our farm in the city. Please call 1-800-360-TOUR for reservations or visit our website for details www.historicbethlehem.org.