March 08, 2020

International Women's Day March

The museum will host its first International Women's Day March on Sunday, March 8th, 2020.  The march is part of New Jersey's Nineteenth Admendment Centennial Initiative, which commemorates the passage of the 19th Admendment, which granted women across the country the legal right to...

October 19, 2019

Labor in the Progressive Era talk by Jonathan Lurie, Oct. 19th

On Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 2PM and in honor of National Arts and Humanities Month, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to "Tensions of the Pro-Labor & Anti-Union Sentiment in the Progressive Era," a presentation with discussion by...

September 01, 2019

Annual Labor Day Parade, Sept. 1st, 2019

The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto House Natonal Landmark, the Borough of Haledon and the City of Paterson, takes place on Sunday, September 1st, 2019.  Step-off is at 1:30 PM at the Botto House in Haledon.  The parade finishes at the  Great...

June 20, 2019

Annual Sol Stetin Golf Outing, June 20th, 2019

The Museum's 26th Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open will take place on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey.  The Golf Open is named in honor of Museum President-Emeritus, Sol Stetin.  Mr. Stetin was the former president of the Textile Workers Union...

June 02, 2019

Silk Walk Reception, June 2nd, 2019

A successful fundraiser that began in 1994, the Silk Walk is a project designed to sell engraved bricks for placement at the Landmark's front walkway and under its grape arbor.  Funds from the project are used for the Museum's upkeep, operating expenses and educational programs. This ongoing...

May 18, 2019

Blue Star Museums May 18th - Sept. 2nd, 2019

The Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endownment of the Arts, Blue Star families, and more than 700 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Armed Forces Day, May 18th...

May 08, 2019

Labor & Immigrants of Paterson Tour, May 8th, 2019

The Museum is proud to offer a "Labor & Immigrants of Paterson"  bus tour on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019.  Educators and the general public are invited to register for this historical tour.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate. On Wednesday, May...

May 01, 2019

May Day Festival, May 1, 2019 at 7pm

On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at 7PM, the Museum proudly host its Annual May Day Festival.  Plans call for instrumental and vocal performances of folk and labor music by George Mann with Marty Confurius and Al Podber, the New Jersey Industrial Union Council (IUC) "Solidarity Singers," and lyric...

April 27, 2019

Workers' Memorial Day Observance, April 27, 2019

The Museum will observe Workers' Memorial Day, a day set aside by the nations' unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of workers in the US, on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at 1PM at its headquarters, the historic Botto House National Landmark. In addition to the traditional...

March 09, 2019

Free Labor Arts Classes for Children, March 9th - May 25th

Students grades 3-5 are invited to register and attend classes designed to introduce them to the history and contemporary issues of working people and immigrants through the visual and performing arts.  Students are provided with the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities by which...

January 12, 2019

"Working Class New York" Exhibit by Dakota Santiago opens Jan. 12, 2019

The Museum proudly opens the original photography exhibit Working Class New York by Dakota Santiago on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 1PM.   Working Class New York is an exhibit of black-and-white contemporary images.  Discussing the exhibit, photographer Dakota Santiago notes, "Along...