The Museum of Indian Culture, Allentown

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The Museum of Indian Culture is a non-profit organization and educational center. Founded in 1980, it is dedicated to presenting, preserving, and perpetuating the history of the Lenape and other Northeastern Woodland Indian cultures. The Museum of Indian Culture is located in the Lehigh Parkway at 2825 Fish Hatchery Road in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Information about the museum and its programs and events may be found through its website.
The museum was founded by Dorothy Schiavone and her daughter, Carla Messinger. The building in which the museum is located is a historic Pennsylvania German stone farm house and two-story stone spring house built by the Bieber family around 1750.
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  • I’m a pretty big history nerd and when I can get my boyfriend to indulge me in a day every few months to visit historic/museum sites, this is always on my list. I feel like I see a new exhibit every t...  more »
  • The annual Roasting Corn Festival and Pow Wow at the Museum of Indian Culture is worth a trip to Allentown. Participants of every age and tribe, from as far as Mexico, perform traditional music and da...  more »
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  • Love this place. The museum guide told stories and details of museum items. Very entertaining and educational. Hands on explanations of artifacts as well. Wonderful
  • Small but we'll managed displays, programs year round and library attached to areas to hike and adjoining fish hatchery.

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