Sunday, January 1, 2023
March 16, 2020 - August 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Annual Special Events
Educational projects and virtual Museum tours are availalble on the Museum's website's "Home-School Projects" page, click:  https://labormseum.net/?p=home-school-projects The Museum's "Home-School Projects" web page is designed to provide families with the opportunity to learn at home about the history and contemporary issues of...
July 15, 2020 - October 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
The Museum received a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the federal CARES Act.  The grant funds are earmarked to support the Museum's general operations, humanities programming and outreach. The New Jersey Council for the...
August 11, 2020 - December 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
Group and individual "virtual" Museum tours are available by appointment.  The tours are delivered via Zoom.  "Virtual" visitors will have the opportunity to tour the entire Museum with a guide, with whom they may interact to ask questions and discuss exhibits in detail.  "Virtual" Museum tours feature a walkthrough of the...
September 5, 2021 - April 22, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly opens the exhibit entitled Latinx Wokers of the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments on Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 1PM.  The exhibit features posters and labor memorabilia from the Museum's collection, highlights about Latinx workers' contributions to organized labor as union members and leaders, and...
September 6, 2021 - September 6, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum proudly welcomes visitors to tour the Museum on Monday, September 6th, 2021 from 1Pm to 4PM in honor of the Labor Day holiday.  Guided tours feature a stroll through the restored period rooms, Old World Gardens and exhibits about working people.  The Museum Store will be available for browsing and shopping. ...
January 5, 2022 - April 23, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly opens the exhibit "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike:  Paintings for the Children's Story" exhibit by Thomas Germano on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022.  "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike:  Paintings for the Children's Story" features contemporary paintings in watercolor and oils that Mr. Germano...
April 28, 2022 - April 28, 2022 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum cordially invites the general public to participate in The Irwin Nack Workers' Memorial Day Observance in-person or virutally, via ZOOM, on Thursday, April 28th, 2022 at 7PM.  Workers' Memorial Day is a day set aside by the nation's unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of...
May 1, 2022 - May 1, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
On Sunday, May 1st, 2022 at 1PM, the Museum proudly hosts its Annual May Day Festival.  The Annual May Day Festival is an outdoor public event, whch will be moved indoors in the case of inclement weather.  There is a $10 per person suggested admission.  The Museum will be open to visitors and, browsing and shopping in the...
May 1, 2022 - August 27, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly opens the exhibit The Movements of the 60's Through the Eyes of a Revolutionary Working-Class Feminist Photographer/Filmmaker/Musician by Bev Grant on May 1st, 2022.  The exhibit features original photography by Ms. Grant.     Bev Grant is a labor and social activist, feminist, singer-songwriter,...
June 5, 2022 - June 5, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum cordially invites donors of 2022 phase Silk Walk bricks to an unveiling of their engraved brick that is displayed at the Museum's headquarters, the Botto House National Landmark on Sunday, June 5th, 2022 at 1PM.  The event will begin with the Museum's General Membership meeting.  The Museum will be open to visitors...
June 23, 2022 - June 23, 2022 | 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum's 29th Annual Sol Stetin Golf Outing will take place on Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey.  The Golf Outing is named in honor of Sol Stetin, the former president of the Textile Workers Union and a founder of the Museum.   A shotgun start will be at 12 PM.  A lunch...
August 27, 2022 - August 27, 2022 | Monthly Cultural Programs
Beginning in January of 2021, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark began hosting a virtual program called Pete Antonellis' Wednesdays with Workers,  Union members are welcome to be featured on the program. Each Wednesday, a different union worker will discuss his/her/their experience on-the-job, from...
September 4, 2022 - September 4, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto House Natonal Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, is scheduled for Sunday, September 4th, 2022.  The opening ceremony begins at the Museum at 1PM.  Step-off at the Museum is at 1:30PM, rain or shine. This year's Labor Day Parade honors teachers and...
October 1, 2022 - December 17, 2022 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm | Annual Special Events
Students grades 3-5 are invited to register and attend free Saturday Labor Art classes at the Botto House National Landmark, headquarters of the American Labor Museum.  The classes begin on October 1st and end on December 17th, 2022.  (It is not necessary to attend every class.)  Pre-registration is...
October 15, 2022 - October 15, 2022 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
On Saturday, October 15th, 2022 at 2PM and in honor of National Arts and Humanities Month, the Museum cordially invites the general public to a virtual book talk with Evige Guinta, Mary Anne Trasciatti, editors, and May Chen, Michele Fazio and Annie Schneiderman Valliere, authors of Talking to the Girls:  Intimate and Political...
November 5, 2022 - November 5, 2022 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
On Saturday, November 5th, 2022 at 3PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to the one-man play From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks:  The Life and Times of Harry Bridges, written and performed by Ian Ruskin.  There is a suggested donation of $10 per person for this...
November 16, 2022 - November 16, 2022 | 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that this year's Sol Stetin Awards will be presented to Christian Smalls, President of Amazon Labor Union; Alvina Yeh, Director of the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA); Becky Sauerbrunn, President of the United States Women's National Team...
January 4, 2023 - April 22, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly displays the exhibit Famous American Labor/Political Leaders' Autographs from the Collection of Don DiLeo from Wednesday, January 4th through Saturday, April 22nd, 2023.   From 2008 to 2016, Don DiLeo collected and framed historical autographs of labor and political leaders. Don DiLeo is the Chair of...
January 4, 2023 - April 22, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly exhibits A Diary of the Plague Year:  An Illustrated Chronicle of 2020 by artist Elise Engler from Wednesday, January 4th through Saturday, April 22nd, 2023.   A Diary of the Plague Year:  An Illustrated Chronicle of 2020 consists of mixed media works on paper through which Ms. Engler...
February 11, 2023 - February 11, 2023 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum proudly welcomes the general public to an exhibit reception with artist Elise Engler on Saturday, February 11th, 2023 at 2PM.  In addition to a walk-through tour of the exhibit A Diary of the Plague Year:  An Illustrated Chronicle of 2020, Ms. Englier will also discuss her new book of the same title.  At the...
March 4, 2023 - March 4, 2023 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
On Saturday, March 4th, 2023 at 2PM, the Museum cordially invites the general public to Preserving Family Photographs:  A Virtual ZOOM Workshop by Gary D. Saretzky. Since the introduction of photographic portrait studios in 1840, photographs have been among the most treasured of family records but, while most are long-lasting when...
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