Bethesda Academy | William H. Ford, Sr. Museum & Visitor's Center

Main Gallery

The Main Gallery traces Bethesda’s history from 1740 to today, showcasing historic artifacts, sermons by founder George Whitefield and much more. Interactive displays with audio and video components bring Bethesda’s story to life.

Tour the Main Gallery and view vintage photographs, archaeological finds and highlights from life at Bethesda. Engage with three centuries of history and learn what makes Bethesda so unique in our nation’s history.


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