FAQs

Q?Who do I contact about donating an artifact?
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Please send us an email at info@nmih.org, use our contact form, or give us a call at 610.694.6644.  All potential artifact donation have to be approved by the museum’s Collection Committee.

Q?How big is the museum?
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The entire museum is 18,000 square feet, with approximately 13,000 square feet of exhibition space.

Q?How many artifacts are on display?
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NMIH is home to over 200 unique artifacts that cannot be seen elsewhere– whether it is the first made, the oldest-surviving, longest-operating, or last-produced!

Q?Where is the museum located?
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The museum is located in the former 1913 Electric Repair Shop at the Steelstacks campus.  The museum is next to the Northampton Community College Fowler Center and a short walk or drive away from the Artsquest Center, the Visitor’s Center, the Levitt Pavilion, and the Sands Casino.

Q?Is NMIH part of Artsquest?
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While Artsquest is located on the same Steelstacks campus and we do work together on projects, NMIH is a separately funded and registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.