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 outreach.

The New Jersey Historical Commission, based in Trenton, NJ, awards funds to historical societies, museums, historic sites, archives, libraries and similar organizations with collections or programming related to the history of New Jersey.

The Botto House National Landmark, home of the American Labor Museum, located at 83 Norwood Street, Haledon, New Jersey.  It was the meeting place for over 20,000 silk mill workers during the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike.  The Museum offers a free lending library, restored period rooms, changing exhibits, Museum Store, Old World Gardens, educational programs and special events.  The Museum’s hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9AM-5PM.  Tours are offered Wednesday through Saturday from 1-4PM or by appointment.  For further information, please visit the Museum’s website www.labormuseum.org or contact the Museum at (973) 595-7953 or email labormuseum@gmail.com.