October 02, 2018

American Labor Museum Hosts Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it will present the 2018 Sol Stetin Awards to J. David Cox, President of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), AFL-CIO and Bob McDevitt, President of UNITE/HERE Local 54....

September 14, 2018

Book Talk with Luisa LoCascio, author of "Between Two Worlds: Sicily and America, A Journey through Myth and Reality" at the American Labor Museum on October 13th, 2018

Haledon, NJ -- On Saturday, October 13th, 2018 at 2PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes the general public to a book reception and signing event with author Luisa LoCascio.  Ms. LoCascio will discuss her recently published book, Between Two Worlds:...

August 10, 2018

Celebrate the Contributions of Working People at the American Labor Museum 2018 Labor Day Parade

Haledon, New Jersey - The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto Huse National Landmark, the Borough of Haledon, and the City of Paterson, is scheduled for Sunday, September 2nd, 2018.  Step-off will take place at 1:30 PM at the Botto House in Haledon. The...

August 08, 2018

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 29th and end on December 22nd, 2018.  (Class will not...

January 20, 2018

Register now for "People's History: America's Untold Stories" taking place on February 28th at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites educators and the general public to attend a workshop entitled People's History:  America's Untold Stories to be held on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.  Educators who attend will...

January 18, 2018

American Labor Museum Presents "Experience Paterson: Labor & Immigration" Bus Tour, May 9th, 2018

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 9th, 2018 from 9AM to 1PM. Educators and the general public are invited to explore the labor and immigrant...

January 12, 2018

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 General Operating Support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission.  The General Operating Support funds are earmarked to support the Museum’s education programs and...

January 12, 2018

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

Haledon, New Jersey –  On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 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...

January 12, 2018

"Labors of Love" photography exhibit by Mario Porto 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 Labors of Love original photography by Mario Porto on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 at 7PM. Labors of Love is an exhibit of original photographs of people at...

January 12, 2018

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...

January 12, 2018

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...

January 12, 2018

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...

January 12, 2018

May Day Festival at the American Labor Museum, May 1st

Haledon, New Jersey - On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 at 7PM, 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 by George Mann with Marty Confurius and Al...

January 12, 2018

Workers' Memorial Day Observance at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark on April 28th, 2018

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 28th, 2018 at 1PM at the Museum's headquarters, the...

January 12, 2018

American Labor Museum Unveils Twenty-third Phase of "Silk Walk" Project

Haledon, NJ - On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at 1PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will unveil the twenty-third 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...

January 12, 2018

American Labor Museum Sponsors Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Ladmark will sponsor its Annual Sol Stetin Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 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...

January 12, 2018

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...

January 11, 2018

Book Talk with Mark Torres, author of children's book "Good Guy Jake/Buen Chico Jake," at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark on March 24th, 2018

Haledon, NJ --  On Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 1:30pm, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes the general public to a book reception and signing event with author Mark Torres.  Mr. Torres will discuss his recently published children's book, Good...

January 09, 2018

Waterfront Longshoremen: Original Photography exhibit by Frank Silva 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 Waterfront Longshoremen:  Original Photography by Frank Silva on Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 at 1pm. Waterfront Longshoremen:  Original Photography is...

December 27, 2017

"Frederick Douglass Series" exhibit by Mark Priest at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, NJ --  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proudly opens the exhibit Frederick Douglass Series by Mark Priest on Sunday, September 3rd, 2017 at 1PM. Frederick Douglass Series by Mark Priest is an exhibit of original, contemporary drawings about the...

September 21, 2017

"Bound for Glory: The Story of the Legendary Woody Guthrie" film-screening at the American Labor Museum, October 21st

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 21st, 2017 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 a film-screening of Bound for Glory:  The Story of the Legendary Woody Guthrie....