Luckenbach Mill


The 1869 Luckenbach Mill is the third grist mill to stand on the Colonial Industrial Quarter site. Before it stood a 1743 log structure and a 1751 limestone building. Each mill took grain and ground it into flour. At one point it also served as a fulling mill, softening leather and cloth.

Built by the Luckenbach Family in 1869, the current Mill operated until the 1950s. Restored in 1983, today the Mill is still a home to a variety of activity. Currently, the first and second floors are used for school groups and adult programming in what is called the Luckenbach Mill Learning Center. The third floor is home to the Historic Bethlehem Library and Archives. This site is the perfect location for a private event.

Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites is responsible for this site.


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Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description The 1869 Luckenbach Mill is located within Bethlehem's Historic District in the Colonial Industrial Quarter. This space is an easy walk from the Historic Hotel Bethlehem and offers a unique and historical experience for your participants.
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Total Sq. Ft. 2507
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Space Notes First Floor of the Mill is 880 Sq. Ft. Second Floor of the Mill is 1627 Sq. Ft.
  • Audio / Visual
  • Off-site Catering Allowed
  • Outdoor Banquet Description At this site, there is a large green area that would be perfect for a tented outdoor experience.
  • Outdoor Banquet Space
  • Banquet Capacity 125
  • Number of Rooms 2


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