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Historic Bethlehem Musikfest Activities

Activities are free unless otherwise noted. For more information visit historicbethlehem.org.

Kids’ Activities at the Springhouse

Colonial Industrial Quarter
Aug. 5-14, Mon.-Thurs., 1-5 PM | Fri.-Sun., 12-6 PM

Get hands-on with a hands-off material! Learn about glass and create your own suncatchers, stained glass, glowing glass, and mirrors! Children's activities range in cost from $2-$4 per activity or $5 for an all-activity pass. Children's crafts range in cost per activity from $2-$4 per activity or $5 for an all-activity pass. Kid’s Activity Passes can be purchased online.

Luckenbach Mill First Floor

Aug. 5-14, Mon.-Thurs., 12-5 PM | Fri.-Sun.,12-7 PM

Cool off while you shop! Commemorate your Musikfest experience with great souvenirs at our store!

Lehigh Art Alliance Exhibit

Luckenbach Mill Second Floor
Aug. 5-14, Mon.-Thurs., 12-5 PM | Fri.-Sun.,12-7 PM

At the Lehigh Art Alliance Juried Exhibition, you’ll enjoy a variety of original two- and three-dimensional works of art from regional artists - all available for purchase! Don't miss live art demos!

Blacksmith

Colonial Industrial Quarter
Aug. 5-14, Mon.-Thurs., 12-4 PM | Fri.-Sun., 12-6 PM

What was it like to be a blacksmith or a tinsmith in early Bethlehem? Find out at the 1750 Smithy by attending one of our live blacksmith or tinsmith demonstrations! Professional smiths demonstrate how Moravians forged hooks, hinges and door handles. Donations encouraged.

Visitor Center

505 Main St.
Aug. 5-14, Mon.-Thurs., 10 AM -7 PM | Fri.-Sun., 10 AM - 9 PM

Stop by and learn about all of Historic Bethlehem’s activities and happenings during Musikfest and beyond! Purchase your Musikfest mug here and directly support 20 historic sites in Bethlehem! All mugs purchased through Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites will also include access to the virtual Heritage Trail walking tour!

1810 Goundie House Market

Goundie House | 501 Main St.
Aug. 5-14, Fri.-Sun., 10 AM-9 PM | Mon.-Thurs., 10 AM -7 PM

Visit this historic federal-style home and shop at the Marche Maison Vintage Market.

Goundie Garden Party

Goundie Garden Located Behind the Goundie House | 501 Main St.
Aug. 5 & 12, 6-10 PM

Get your groove on in the retro Goundie Garden Dance Party! Nite Liters LLC partner with Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites to bring back the popular 70s style garden party with record spinning, lounge area, and even breakdance performances. A great way to unwind and relax, right in the heart of bustling Main Street.

Rise & Fall of Bethlehem Steel Walking Tour

SteelStacks
Aug. 5-7 & 12-14, 10:30 AM (Tour is 90 mins)

Did you know that Bethlehem Steel was the second largest steel producer in the US and the largest shipbuilder in the world? Discover more on this fun and educational walking tour. Ticket required.

Bethlehem Pub Walking Tour

Leaves from 505 Main Street
Aug 5-7 & 12-14 3 PM (Tour is 60 mins)

This guided tour of Bethlehem Brewing history answers questions like: How did people order beer during prohibition? What did John Adams drink when he visited Bethlehem? What are the connections between early brewing and the early Moravians? Ticket required.

Love & Marriage Walking Tour

Leaves from the Moravian Museum of Bethlehem | 66 W. Church Street
Aug 5-7 & 12-14, 5 PM (Tour is 60 mins)

This walking tour, which starts out in the Gemeinhaus, the oldest building in Bethlehem, gives guests an intimate look into what love, courtship and marriage were like in early Moravian Bethlehem. Ticket required.

Historic Bethlehem Heritage Trail

Virtual
Available 24/7

Six links. 80 stops. Three centuries of incredible history. Experience Bethlehem like never before: on your own time and at your own pace, right on your phone! Walk, run, or bike through three centuries of Bethlehem history. Stops along the trail include two National Historic Landmarks, the newly designated Historic Moravian Bethlehem National Historic Landmark District, Victorian era homes and Bethlehem Steel buildings. Available for online purchase.