Historical Photos

Explore Bethlehem’s Past Through Our Historical Photo Gallery

Step into Bethlehem’s rich history with our curated historical photo gallery, showcasing a captivating visual journey through the town’s storied past. From iconic landmarks and architectural marvels to candid snapshots of everyday life, our collection of historical photographs offers a fascinating glimpse into Bethlehem’s evolution over the years.

Discover Iconic Landmarks and Hidden Gems

Immerse yourself in Bethlehem’s architectural heritage as you browse through our collection of historical photographs. From the majestic grandeur of historic hotels and resorts to the quaint charm of Main Street, each image tells a unique story of Bethlehem’s growth and development. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Ranlet Cafe, Bethlehem Junction, and Stonecrest Colony, and uncover hidden gems that reveal the character and spirit of our beloved town.

Experience Everyday Life in Bethlehem

Transport yourself back in time and experience the sights and sounds of everyday life in Bethlehem through our historical photo gallery. From bustling street scenes and bustling markets to leisurely strolls in the town square, these images capture the essence of community life in Bethlehem, providing a nostalgic reminder of days gone by.

Preserving Bethlehem’s Heritage

At the Bethlehem Historical Society, we are dedicated to preserving and celebrating Bethlehem’s cultural heritage, and our historical photo gallery is a testament to this commitment. By sharing these images with the community, we hope to foster a deeper appreciation for Bethlehem’s history and inspire future generations to continue the legacy of preservation and stewardship.

Plan Your Visit

Ready to explore Bethlehem’s past through our historical photo gallery? Browse our collection below and embark on a journey through time with the town’s most iconic landmarks and cherished memories. Whether you’re a longtime resident, a curious visitor, or a history enthusiast, our historical photo gallery offers something for everyone to enjoy.

Share Your Memories

Do you have old photographs of Bethlehem that you’d like to share? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us to contribute to our historical photo gallery and help preserve Bethlehem’s heritage for future generations. Your photographs are an invaluable part of our town’s history, and we welcome the opportunity to showcase them alongside our collection.

Join Us in Preserving Bethlehem’s Legacy

Join us in our mission to preserve and celebrate Bethlehem’s cultural heritage by supporting the Bethlehem Historical Society. Your engagement with our historical photo gallery and other initiatives ensures that Bethlehem’s unique stories and traditions continue to be shared and cherished for years to come. Explore, engage, and contribute to Bethlehem’s vibrant history today.

Bethlehem Historical Society in Bethlehem, New Hampshire

Formed in 1997, the Society is located in the completely restored Ranlet Cafe that was moved to this location in 1895. With over 260 members, it is an ever-changing display of Bethlehem history.


2182 Main Street
PO Box 148
Bethlehem, NH 03574