Merry Christmas! We will be CLOSED December 25, 2014 - January 1, 2015 for Christmas and New Year's.
Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Tuesday January 6, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.
We will be CLOSED November 27-29, 2014 for Thanksgiving.
Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Thursday December 4, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.

We will be CLOSED Tuesday November 11, 2014 for Veteran's Day.

Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Thursday November 6, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.
We will be CLOSED October 14-21, 2014 for the curator's vacation. We will reopen on October 22, 2014.
Don't forget the 5th annual "Day at the Depot" open car show is Saturday October 11, 2014.
New display at the museum. Pullman Standard items from the collection of John R. Harris, Jr.

Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Thursday October 16, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.
We will be CLOSED Tuesday September 2, 2014 for Labor Day.

Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Thursday September 4, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.
Due to storm damage the museum suffered from the April 28, 2014 tornado that hit Bessemer we will be CLOSED to the public from July 29, 2014 - August 12, 2014 while the building is being repaired. We will reopen on August 13, 2014.

Diane Hyche
President, Bessemer Hall of History Museum

Day at the Depot Open Car Show 2014



Attention graduates of Bessemer High School 1910-1970. If you would like to help with the 2015 Grand Reunion there will be a planning session on Thursday August 14, 2014 at 6:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.

We will be CLOSED Friday July 4, 2014 for Independence Day.

New display. Veterans Wall of Appreciation



In celebration of 238 years of independence and in honor of the Founding Fathers who fought for that independence and to our Veterans who have preserved it for us all. The Bessemer Hall of History Museum wishes to celebrate Independence Day... by recognizing your family members, who served in the United States Armed Forces, by placing a card in honor or in memory on the wall of appreciation. This display will be up for the entire month of July to give everyone a chance to show appreciation to as many as possible. Come by the museum to add a name or to read the names and show appreciation during this celebration of Americas' Independence.
We will be CLOSED Tuesday May 27, 2014 for Memorial Day.
New display at the museum.
Mixed Media by local artist Shane Rainey.
 

New display at the museum.
Bessemer Prom Night REMEMBER...
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We will be CLOSED Tuesday January 21, 2014 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.