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June 2019

Father’s Day Corliss Engine Operation and Specials

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Following its extremely successful debut weekend earlier this month, NMIH is hosting an encore demonstration of its massive 115-ton Corliss water pumping engine on Father’s Day, June 16th at 12pm and 3pm. The museum is also offering half off admission to all dads on Father’s Day with another youth or adult admission.  Regular admission to the museum is $12 for adults, $11 for seniors/students/veterans, $9 for youth 7-17, and free for youth 6 and under.  The steam engine demonstration is…

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July 2019

Engineering Summer Camp Session 1 (SOLD OUT)

July 8 @ 10:00 am - July 12 @ 2:00 pm
$120 – $160

SESSION 1 IS NOW SOLD OUT.  SPOTS FOR SESSION TWO ARE STILL AVAILABLE. Spend your summer with a unique engineering experience! The theme for the NMIH Summer Camp 2019 is “We Built This City: Engineering a City from the Ground Up”. In addition to getting a crash course in 1980’s music, summer campers will learn to think critically and strategically about the topography and infrastructure that allows civilizations to develop purposefully and operate strategically. Participants entering grades 4 through 6…

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Engineering Summer Camp Session 2

July 15 @ 10:00 am - July 19 @ 2:00 pm
$120 – $160

Spend your summer with a unique engineering experience! The theme for the NMIH Summer Camp 2019 is “We Built This City: Engineering a City from the Ground Up”. In addition to getting a crash course in 1980’s music, summer campers will learn to think critically and strategically about the topography and infrastructure that allows civilizations to develop purposefully and operate strategically. Participants entering grades 4 through 6 will learn factors to consider when planning a new city: various terrain and…

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September 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 — 8pm The Laros Estate • Bethlehem, PA Join us for a farm-to-table dinner gala at the elegant and historic Laros Estate celebrating America’s transformation from an agrarian society to an industrial powerhouse. NMIH will be honoring Air Products with the first annual Spirit of Innovation Award in recognition of its rich history of innovation, longstanding commitment to the community…

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Museum Day: The History of Communication

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free

Join us for Museum Day Live! In conjunction with NMIH’s Don’t Touch That Dial: 100 Years of Radio exhibit, take part in interactive learning stations that examine how communication has changed over time. Visitors will have a chance to try their hand at operating a ham radio, test their speed using Morse code, and participate in a ‘Texting vs. Telegraph’ competition. The National Museum of Industrial History will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders…

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November 2019

Veterans Day: Radio’s Major Role in Winning WWII

November 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

World War 2, the most significant event of the 20th century, was the first world-wide conflict where the use of technology played an overwhelming factor in victory. Guest lecturer Ray Chase will present some of the technology and events that show how radio played a major role in the Allies winning the war effort. Ray Chase is a trustee of the New Jersey Antique Radio Club and a long term dedicated The InfoAge Science History Learning Center and Museum member.…

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