Like many nonprofits, we’ve had a rough couple of years. Our inability to showcase our world-class collection of artifacts has slowed donations and limited our subscriber base. We’ve also lost some members to the relentless march of time. That said, we face the coming year with a renewed spirit and determination. Our membership drive is […]Read More
A Happy New Year and a Prosperous 2022 to All.
A Very Merry Christmas
A Merry Christmas from everyone at the Bethlehem Shipyard Museum.Read More
Happy New Year and Welcome 2020
Merry Christmas to All.
Everyone at the Bethlehem Shipyard Museum wishes you a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We also send our best wishes and a special Thank You to our neighbors at the Chase Center. GO WARRIORS!!!Read More
COMING SOON – A NEW EDUCATIONAL SERIESRead More
“How the West was Built”
We will soon be publishing a series that highlights San Francisco and the role Pier 70 played in the industrialization of America.Read More
Our Site Upgrade is Now Complete
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused by our recent upgrade. We migrated our site to a new and improved server. We also added several state-of-the-art features designed to make your online experience more enjoyable and secure. Thank you for understanding.Read More
Rollo Bickerton, A Celebration of Life
Our good friend Rollo Bickerton passed away on June 20th, 2017. Rollo and his wife, Ida, had lived in New Mexico since his retirement. There will be a Celebration of his Life at the Elk’s Lodge in South San Francisco, on September 15, 2017, from 6pm to 11pm. There will be a no-host bar, and […]Read More
Our Exhibit on the 1906 Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire is Now Open.
Our exhibit on the history of the 1906 Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire prepared by the Bethlehem Shipyard Museum (BSM) in partnership with the Museum of the City of San Francisco is on display at the Port of San Francisco from April 14th to May 4, 2017. The exhibit will be located in the lobby […]Read More