October 01, 2019

American Labor Museum Hosts 37th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it will present the 2019 Sol Stetin Awards to Marie Blistan, President, Sean M. Spiller, Vice President, and Steve Beatty, Secretary-Treasurer, of the New Jersey Education Association, Lawrence J....

August 15, 2019

American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Receives a New Jersey Historical Commission Grant

Haledon, New Jersey – The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to be a recipient of a 2020 General Operating Support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission.  The General Operating Support funds are earmarked to support the Museum’s education...

August 02, 2019

Free Saturday Labor Art Classes for Children at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, New Jersey --  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark has received funding from the Puffin Foundation to host Saturday Labor Art Classes for students from grades 3 through 5.  The classes begin September 28th and end on December 21st, 2019.  (Class will not...

August 02, 2019

The American Labor Museum takes part in the Annual Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day

Haledon, New Jersey –  On Saturday, September 21st, 2019 the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark joins over a thousand museums and cultural institutions across the country by participating in Smithsonian magazine’s Annual Museum Day Live! On Saturday, September...

August 02, 2019

Journey on a Virtual Field Trip to the American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer Distance Learning Classes on a wide variety of topics that deal with workers, immigrants, labor struggles, child labor and more.  These videoconferencing classes are available on a daily basis for...

August 02, 2019

American Labor Museum Offers Scouting Opportunities

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is pleased to provide hands-on learning opportunities for scouts.  After-school and Satruday programs at the Museum are available.  Troops may select from a variety of topics including Child Labor, Immigrant...

August 02, 2019

Workers' Memorial Day Observance at the American Labor Museum on April 25th, 2020

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will observe Workers' Memorial Day, a day set aside by the nation's unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of workers in the US, on Saturday, April 25th, 2020 at 1PM at the Museum's headquarters, the...

August 02, 2019

American Labor Museum Unveils Twenty-fifth Phase of the Silk Walk Project

Haledon, NJ - On Sunday, June 7th, 2020 at 1PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will unveil the twenty-fifth phase of its Silk Walk Project.  A successful fundraiser that began in 1994, the Silk Walk is a project designed to sell engraved bricks for...

August 02, 2019

Celebrate the Contributions of Working People at the American Labor Museum 2019 Labor Day Parade

Haledon, New Jersey - The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto Huse National Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, is scheduled for Sunday, September 1st, 2019.  Step-off will take place at 12:30 PM.  The parade will begin and end at the Botto House in...

August 02, 2019

Labor and Immigrant Inspired Gift Items for Labor Day and the Holidays

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that its Museum Store features Labor and Immigrant inspired, union-made and Made in USA gift items in time for Labor Day and the holidays.  Choose from a variety of books, posters, CD's,...

August 02, 2019

Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike Traveling Exhibit Available at the Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that the traveling photodocumentary exhibit Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike is available for loan to museums and other interested organizations.  The exhibit...

May 31, 2019

"United We Bargain, Divided We Beg" exhibit by Zach Horn on view at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark located in Haledon, New Jersey proudly opens the exhibit United We Bargain, Divided We Beg by Zach Horn on Sunday, September 1st, 2019 at 1PM.  United We Bargain, Divided We Beg is an exhibition of contemporary,...

May 30, 2019

"Working Class New York" exhibit by Dakota Santiago on view at the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark 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...

April 30, 2019

Book Talk with Jennifer Tiritilli Ranu, author of "Italians of Greater Paterson" at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark on October 5th, 2019

Haledon, NJ - On Saturday, October 5th, 2019 at 2PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes the general public to a book reception and signing event with educator and author Jennifer Tiritilli Ranu.  Ms. Ranu will discuss her recently published book, Italians...

April 09, 2019

American Labor Museum Sponsors Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open on June 20th, 2019

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Ladmark will sponsor its Annual Sol Stetin Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at the Peeble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey. A shotgun start will be at 12:00PM. A lunch and dinner will be served, The Golf Open...

April 04, 2019

"The American Labor Museum's International Women's Day March scheduled for Sunday, March 8, 2020"

Haledon, NJ -  The American Labor Museum will host it's first International Women's Day March on Sunday, March 8th, 2020. The March is part of New Jersey's Nineteenth Amendment Centennial Initiative, which commemorates the passage of the Constitutional admendment that granted women...

March 15, 2019

"A Neglected Legacy: Reclaiming a Radical Past" exhibit by Michele Fazio, Ph.D. opens May 1st

Haledon, NJ  - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark located in Haledon, New Jersey proudly opens the exhibit A Neglected Legacy:  Reclaiming a Radical Past by Michele Fazio, Ph. D. on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at 7PM.  A Neglected Legacy:  Reclaiming a...

March 07, 2019

American Labor Museum Participates in Blue Star Museums Program

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 700 museums across the country to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their...

December 28, 2018

American Labor Museum Presents the "Experience Paterson" Labor & Immigration Bus Tour, May 8th, 2019

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer a bus tour entitled "Experience Paterson:  Labor & Immigration" on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 from 9AM to 1PM. Educators and the general public are invited to explore the labor and immigrant...

December 06, 2018

Book Talk with Fraser Ottanelli, co-author of Assassins Against the Old Order: Italian Anarchist Violence in Fin De Siècle Europe on Sept. 28, 2019

Haledon, NJ -- On Saturday, September 28th, 2019 at 2PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes the general public to a book reception and signing event with author Fraser M. Ottanelli, Ph.D.  Dr. Ottanelli will discuss the recently published book, Assassins...

November 21, 2018

"Tensions of the Pro-Labor & Anti-Union Sentiment in the Progressive Era" presentation by Jonathan Lurie at the American Labor Museum/ Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 2:00 PM 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...