• About the Museum


  • The National Museum of Industrial History is located on the Steelstacks campus on the former Bethlehem Steel site.  The museum houses over 200 artifacts from across the world, telling the tale of America's industrial might and the evolution of industry over time.

    Our main gallery, featuring 21 artifacts on loan from Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, includes massive machinery and amazing history.  See a 115-ton Corliss steam engine, a 20 foot tall steam hammer, and learn what the life of a factory worker was like in the early 1900s.  Bring the family and enjoy a day in picturesque South Bethlehem, with its many restaurants, art establishments, and other activities to enrich your experience.


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Hours:

Open 10am to 5pm Wednesday through Sunday

Upcoming Events


  • 27

    Jul, 2019

  • Radio Repair Extravaganza

    July 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Dust off those old radios and bring them down to NMIH for a fun day of radio fandom! Skilled technicians from

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  • 18

    Aug, 2019

  • Ham Radio Live

    August 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    See an amateur radio station in action with members of the Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club! Learn what a QSL card is,

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  • 14

    Sep, 2019

  • 2019 Annual Gala

    September 14 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    2019 Annual Gala National Museum of Industrial History 2019 Annual Gala: Agriculture – to – Industry Saturday, September 14th 4pm —

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  • 15

    Sep, 2019

  • Ham Radio Live

    September 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    See an amateur radio station in action with members of the Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club! Learn what a QSL card is,

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