Get a first-hand look at one of the nations industrial giants, Bethlehem Steel. On these guided walking tours, you will discover how the SouthSide of Bethlehem grew from Moravian farms into the home of the second largest steel manufacturer in the nation, as well as how the former Bethlehem Steel plant is being transformed today through music and the arts. You will learn how the Bethlehem Steels blast furnaces worked, why men needed brass checks to get in the gate every morning, and which buildings housed which operations, giving you a glimpse into the day-to-day life of a steel worker.
Tours will go until December 31, 2011 and start back up in the spring time of 2012.
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