National Museum of Industrial History announces move of Steelworkers Veterans Memorial to museum site

The National Museum of Industrial History (NMIH), in coordination with the Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority and the Steelworkers Veterans Memorial Committee, has announced that the Steelworkers Veterans Memorial, currently located at Third and Polk Streets, will relocate a short distance away to a newly developed area of the museum’s plaza. The move comes as the Bethlehem […]

NMIH names new Director of Education and Community Partnerships

The National Museum of Industrial History is excited to announce that Amber Emory has been hired as the museum’s Director of Education and Community Partnerships.  In her new role Amber is responsible for conceiving, developing, and implementing a diverse portfolio of programming which includes school programs that connect with the PA Core Curriculum Standards.  She […]

NMIH restores massive working steam engine, sets public debut date

For more than a decade, the National Museum of Industrial History has been working with staff and volunteers to restore a massive 115-ton stationary steam engine to working order.  Now, with the contributions of local companies and thousands of volunteer hours, the museum’s Corliss water pumping engine runs again, 105 years after being built by […]

Moravian Village to Host Community Appreciation Day at NMIH

This Memorial Day Weekend, Moravian Village is giving back to the community by sponsoring a free day of fun and learning at the National Museum of Industrial History (NMIH). On Saturday, May 25th the Museum will offer free admission and special programs for visitors of all ages thanks to the generous sponsorship of Moravian Village. […]

NMIH Receives S.T.E.M. Grant from EVS Metal

BETHLEHEM, PA – Today, representatives of EVS Metal’s East Stroudsburg facility presented a grant in the amount of $3,200 to the National Museum of Industrial History. This grant will go toward the Future Innovators Fund, which offers students much-needed exposure to experiential learning and real-world examples of the historical and ongoing impact STEM innovations have […]