August 28, 2021

The American Labor Museum congratulates new AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler and Secretary-Treasurer Fred Redmond

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum congratulates Elizabeth H. Shuler on her election as the first woman president of the AFL-CIO and Fred Redmond as the first Africah-American to serve as secretary-treasurer. THe National AFL-CIO Executive Council on Friday, August 20, 2021 elected...

August 12, 2021

Honor Labor Day 2021 at the American Labor Museum, Monday, September 6th, 1-4PM

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark 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 Museum's restored period rooms, Old World Gardens...

August 12, 2021

"Latinx Workers in the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments" exhibit opens at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark on Sunday, September 5th, 2021

Haledon, NJ --   The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit entitled Latinx Workers 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...

June 11, 2021

Free Saturday Labor Arts 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 Arts Classes for students from grades 3 through 5.  The classes begin on October 2nd and end on December 18th, 2021. ...

June 11, 2021

"Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918-1927" virtual book talk with author Jeffrey B. Perry, Saturday, October 16th at 2PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 16th, 2021 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 a virtual book talk with Jeffrey B. Perry, author of Hubert Harrison:  The...

June 09, 2021

American Labor Museum hosts the 2021 Annual Labor Day Parade, honoring NALC Branch 120 and Girl Scouts of America Troop 12026

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 5th, 2021.  The opening ceremony begins at the Museum at 1PM.  Step-off is at 1:30PM, rain or...

May 04, 2021

American Labor Museum unveils 2021 phase of the "Silk Walk" on June 6th at 1PM

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces the unveiling of the 2021 phase of the Silk Walk, scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 6th at 1PM on the Museum's grounds.  Donors of this year's bricks will receive an invitation to attend the...

April 01, 2021

American Labor Museum Sponsors Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open on June 24th, 2021

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Ladmark will sponsor its Annual Sol Stetin Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 24th, 2021 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...

March 26, 2021

Dig In! Community Garden Grant Awarded to the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ -- The American Labor Museum is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Dig In! City Green and Passaic County Community Garden, Neighborhood Farming, and Habitat Retoration Program Grant.  The funds will enable the Museum to upgrade and maintain its 500 square foot Immigrant...

March 03, 2021

American Labor Museum hosts the Annual May Day Festival on May 1st, 2021 at 1PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, May 1st, 2021 at 1PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly hosts its Annual May Day Festival.  Plans call for instrumental and vocal performances of folk and labor music.  Performers include George Mann (georgemann.org), who...

February 18, 2021

American Labor Museum receives New Jersey Arts & Culture Recovery Fund Grant

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum received a grant from the New Jersey Arts & Culture Recovery Fund of the Princeton Community Foundation.  The grant funds are earmarked to support the Museum's general operations, educational programming and outreach. The New Jersey...

February 01, 2021

"Workers' Memorial Day Observance" hybird program hosted by the American Labor Museum on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 at 7PM

 Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to participate in its annual Workers' Memorial Day Observance which is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 at 7PM.  Workers' Memorial Day is a day set...

January 26, 2021

Union Made: Fashioning America in the 20th Century exhibit at the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proudly exhibiting Union Made:  Fashioning America in the 20th Century by Denise Green, Ph.D. and Patrizia Sione, Ph.D. through August 28, 2021. Union Made:  Fshioning America in the 20th...

January 26, 2021

"Pete Antonellis' Wednesdays with Workers" virtual event hosted by the American Labor Museum begins January 2021

Haledon, New Jersey - Beginning in 2021, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will host a virtual program called Pete Antonellis' Wednesdays with Workers.  Union members are welcome to be featured in the program. Each Wednesday, a different union worker will discuss...

January 26, 2021

"American Made: Union Built" film-screening hosted by the American Labor Museum on Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 2PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 2PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to join the American Made:  Union Built film-screening and discussion with filmmakers Jacinta Filiaci and Daniela (Dany) Zavala.  The...

December 15, 2020

"Women Who Dare To Inspire" exhibit on view at the American Labor Museum

Women Who Dare to Inspire, an interactive exhibit, is currently on view at the American Labor Museum.  The exhibit wa unveiled to the general public in conjunction with the Museum's International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage Celebration held on Sunday, March 8th,...

September 27, 2020

American Labor Museum Hosts 38th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it will present the 2020 Sol Stetin Awards to Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), AFL-CIO and Elise Bryant, President of the Coalition of Labor Union...

September 27, 2020

The Forgotten Indians and the Pocket Veto Case of 1929" virtual presentation by Jonathan Lurie at the American Labor Museum on October 17th, 2020 at 2pm

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 17th, 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 "The Forgotten Indians and the Pocket Veto Case of 1929," a virtual presentation with...

July 31, 2020

American Labor Museum Light Display for Women's Suffrage

Haledon, New Jersey -- To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of t he 19th Amendment and women's constitutional right to vote, the American Labor Museum will proudly join with other landmarks and buildings across the country in lighting up in purple and gold on August 26th, 2020...

July 15, 2020

American Labor Museum Receives a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities

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

February 12, 2020

Join the American Labor Museum's International Women's's Day Celebration on March 8th, 2020 at 1pm

Haledon, NJ -  The American Labor Museum welcomes the general public to celebrate International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage on Sunday, March 8th, 2020 at 1PM. The general public is invited to listen to distinguished speakers, join a short women's empowerment march,...

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

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

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...

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...