Liberty Bell Museum
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Welcome to the Liberty Bell Museum

 

Come and discover the place where America’s most famous symbol of freedom found refuge during the darkest days of the Revolution

The Liberty Bell Museum is the 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 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.

Check Out Our Current Exhibit!

“The Liberty Bell Museum 60th Anniversary: The Diamond Jubilee” is our latest exhibit. Go to our exhibits page for more details!

Upcoming Exhibits

“60th Anniversary of Pip the Mouse” – October through December 2022

Go to our exhibits page for more information.

Upcoming Events

Liberty Bell Museum 60th Anniversary Celebration on September 25, 2022 at 2:00 PM.

Get more information about upcoming events.

We look forward to seeing you at the Liberty Bell Museum!

This Week in History

Take a quick walk through history with us and check out what happened This Week in History.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Virtual tours are on our YouTube channel. While a tour online is great, you only get to ring the bell in person!

We are open February – December (Closed in January)

  • Monday – Saturday 12:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Second Sunday, 12:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Third Thursday, extended hours until 8:00 PM

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