Merry Christmas! We will be CLOSED December 25, 2015 thru January 1, 2016 for Christmas and New Year's.
We will be CLOSED November 26-28, 2015 for Thanksgiving.
 
We will be CLOSED Wednesday November 11, 2015 for Veteran's Day.

Christmas Open House 2015





The Bessemer Hall of History Museum cordially invites you to our Christmas Open House on Sunday, December 6, 2015, 2pm--4pm.


This family-friendly FREE event will surely get you in the holiday spirit. So let’s get together for some holiday cheer, for Christmas Day is very near!

For more information, please contact us at (205) 426-1633 or bessemerhallofhi@bellsouth.net.

Come and enjoy all The Bessemer Hall of History Museum has to offer! All Aboard!!

The 6TH Annual "Day at the Depot" open car and motorcycle show will be Saturday October 3, 2015 from 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
We will be CLOSED Tuesday September 8, 2015 for Labor Day.
Please consider making a donation for a new display for the museum's WWII artifacts.




We are pleased to announce a new exhibit featuring “The Art of the Locomotive” by Ken Boyd. Book signing planned for Sunday July 26, 2015 from 2:00 P.M. till 4:00 P.M. The Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. (Closed Saturday July 4, 2015 for Independence Day.) So come and enjoy all the Bessemer Hall of History Museum has to offer!
We will be CLOSED Saturday July 4, 2015 for Independence Day.
Bobby Cooper’s annual BHS street dance will be held on Friday July 17, 2015 from 7:30 P.M. till 12:00 A.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History on Alabama Avenue and 19th street. The class of 1965 is celebrating its 50th class reunion that weekend and we are anticipating seeing a lot of those classmates at the street dance. Let’s all join them and help them enjoy a great weekend. Just bring a comfortable lawn chair and your cooler and sit back and enjoy the music and dancing. Hope to see you.
School desk from Arlington Elementary School in Bessemer now on display. Thanks to Bethann Sadler Grace for donating this great item to the museum.

We will be CLOSED Tuesday May 26, 2015 for Memorial Day.
Vintage quilts now on display at the museum.
The Museum will be open special hours for the
BHS Grand Reunion.
Friday April 17, 2015 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Saturday April 18, 2015 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Sunday April 19, 2015 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
New display at the museum.
Mixed Media by local artist Danielle L. Tickell.

We will be CLOSED Tuesday February 17, 2015 for President's Day.
Celebrating Alabama's Black History
now on display at the museum.

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 20, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. at the Bessemer Hall of History Museum.