Steelworkers’ Archives Walking Tours

July 2 – July 31, 2022 · view days & times
Price: $15 | Free for ages 12 and under

Photo Caption: Steelwalkers on the Hoover-Mason Trestle with guides Mike Dzwonczyk and Larry Neff

April 9–December 31, 2022

Note: If interested in a tour prior to April 9, text 267-846-6565 to arrange, weather permitting.

“Steelwalker” tours resume in April! On every Saturday and Sunday from April 9 through December 31 (except 12/25), former steelworkers will lead sidewalk and Hoover-Mason Trestle tours through the Bethlehem Steel plant site. The tours start at 11:30 AM, rain or shine, and leave from the National Museum of History plaza (NMIH), 602 E. Second Street, Bethlehem. Free parking is available in the lot across the street from the museum.

The steelworker guides will take guests on a multi-faceted journey – from the evolution of iron making in the Lehigh Valley to the history of the Bethlehem Plant from its opening to closing, including its importance in World Wars I and II. Along the way, guests will learn about the remaining buildings on the plant site, life in the ethnic neighborhoods surrounding the plant, and what life was like working at the plant. The 1+ hour tour concludes with a question and answer session.

Tickets are $15 per person and free for ages 12 and under. Scheduling is available online only at this time at Tours are limited to 15 guests per tour to maintain social distancing. Face masks covering both the nose and mouth are recommended. For more information, contact the Steelworkers' Archives at 610-861-0600. Thank you.

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Saturday, June 25 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, June 26 | 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 2 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 3 | 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 9 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 10 | 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 16 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 17 | 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 23 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 24 | 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 30 | 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 31 | 11:30 a.m.