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Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center

505 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5810
+1 610-691-6055
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Be sure to enter this center. Vast amount of local information and guidance to experience Bethlehem, PA.

The way this center is set up is welcoming and engaging, via offering all venues of gifts to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lorrie C
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Palmyra, New York
GOOD PLACE TO START YOUR BETHLEHEM VISIT

Short walk from Hotel Bethlehem. Some souvenirs for sale. Nice place to get oriented with maps and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DJMAN5
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Abington, 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 around, get advice on where to have lunch and purchase beautiful souvenirs to remember your trip!
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walking tour” (9 reviews)
“main street” (8 reviews)
“gift shop” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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505 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5810
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+1 610-691-6055
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The way this center is set up is welcoming and engaging, via offering all venues of gifts to purchase, history to embrace.

Thank Lorrie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Short walk from Hotel Bethlehem. Some souvenirs for sale. Nice place to get oriented with maps and directions. The staff was very helpful in getting us oriented.More

Thank DJMAN5
Kristen W, Director of Visitor Experience at Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review DJMAN5! I'm happy our staff was able to help welcome you to our fascinating town and provide you with the necessary tools to properly explore what Bethlehem has to offer. Here at Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites, we strive...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

In Bethlehem to visit an aunt and decided to come downtown for dinner with my husband and cousin. None of us live here, but I knew that there was a Visitor Center Downtown, so assumed we could stop in there to get some suggestions for...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

the only thing i bought was a pack of bethlehem matches, only because i collect them. the people in charge, were polite. you need more stuff in your store.More

Thank jimbobboy10
Kristen W, Director of Visitor Services and Community Outreach at Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Jimbobboy10, Thank you for your purchase and review of our Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites Visitor Center! I'm terribly sorry our store did not exceed your expectations during your most recent visit. We receive new items often and are always looking for recommendations from...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Not much to say except they did answer our questions and directed us on sites to visit and see. Located in town and next to another historic site.

Thank HOIMAGING
Kristen W, Director of Visitor Services and Community Outreach at Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi HOIMAGING, Thank you so much for your recent visit. I'm sorry your experience did not exceed your expectations. We strive for five-star visits, so please let us know how we can better serve you in the future! Thank you again for stopping in, Kristen

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

It's in the middle of town, you can get bearings. There are a few craft, photos and jewelry items for sale some bearing the town name. They have "the map" available for the large view of the area. The individual stores in town still change....More

Thank Michael B
Kristen W, Director of Visitor Services and Community Outreach at Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Michael, Thank you so much for visiting us and for your kind review. "The map" is very popular here and we strive to know all there is about the city and its offerings for visitors. We are first and foremost the hub of Historic...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great staff and awesome information on deals and events going on. I live int he area so i like to go in and see what promotions or discounts may be waiting for visitors and take advantage of them myself. Interesting facts and information about our...More

Thank 69susan
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stopped in this center near the Steel Stax for the first time to exchange some gift items purchased at the Steel Stax Gift Shop. The hostess/cashier was extremely helpful. Nice selection of Bethlehem Steel items for sale--clothing, books, ornaments, etc. Was very pleased to see...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very helpful people and a nice shop, too. They gave us great advice for special holiday events, and provide clean bathrooms for the general public.

Thank HoopoePhiladelphia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

You should stop this place first before making plans. There are diffident options to spend one or two days in Bethlehem

Thank Lika65
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lrowe09
8 July 2017|
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Response from Kristen W | 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
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bubbiejill
27 March 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.
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BlueEagle7
25 May 2015|
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Response from Henry L | Reviewed this property |
I have same problem....sorry
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