the place where America’s
most famous symbol
of freedom found refuge
during the darkest days
of the Revolution
The Liberty Bell Museum is home of:
- An exact replica copy of the Liberty Bell … that you can ring!
- Wilmer Behler’s hand-painted mural telling the story of the hiding of the bells
- Allentown’s own “liberty bell,” cast in 1769
- Revolutionary War and Colonial America exhibits
- “Pip the Colonial Mouse”
The Liberty Bell Museum is located in historic Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, Allentown, Pa, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. The site of the first church in Allentown, it was used as a refuge during Indian raids, a revolutionary war hospital, a gathering place for the reading of the Declaration of Independence, and more. This rich history is celebrated at commemorative services every February, May, July and September.