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Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Gift shop.

It’s basically a gift shop featuring some local craftsmanship, etc. So you know, this is the best... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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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 October 25, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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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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505 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5810
+1 610-691-6055
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It’s basically a gift shop featuring some local craftsmanship, etc. So you know, this is the best hand soap ever- but it!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ITravelWithYou
Reviewed November 28, 2018

went to buy 10 boxes, of clip clop candy(proceeds go to the horses of Bethlehem mounted police), and the City of Bethlehem's visitor center, did'nt sell this candy, but sold candy from everywhere else? Shame on the person in charge, of sales.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jimbobboy10
kristenwalsh2017, Director of Visitor Services and Community Outreach at Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Jimbobboy10, I'm sorry that our store selections did not meet your expectations. As the store manager and merchandiser, I do take these constructive comments seriously. The Mounted Police did not reach out to us this year regarding the candy, so we were not able...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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.....

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank gladiator428
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pamela M
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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