Bethlehem, PA Eye Exams & Eye Care
In the Heart of Lehigh Valley Only 15 to 20 minutes from the Dr. Michael Brodsky and Associates optometry practice is Bethlehem, PA, a city prized for its unique blend of history, culture and entertainment. Set in the eastern side of Pennsylvania, the city boasts a number of sites that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Downtown Bethlehem is a great place to start your visit with a stop at the Historic Bethlehem Visitors’ Center. Tours can be booked here to view and hear all about the many, old Moravian buildings that dot the area. These structures are rich with 200 years of fascinating history. Don’t miss Bethlehem’s Moravian Book Shop, which dates back to 1745 and carries the title of the oldest bookstore in the world!
During the industrial revolution, Bethlehem was a lively center for steel production and shipbuilding. When the Bethlehem Steel Corporation closed its doors for the last time in 1995, the facility was later repurposed as a cultural arts center. Called the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, this attraction presents a massive four stories dedicated to the performing arts, along with three outdoor venues that feature musical and cinematic shows all year round.
Musikfest is an annual festival that takes place in Bethlehem, with ten days of free music and harmony flowing through the streets each August. Many specialized boutiques, nightclubs and spas offer more entertainment to complete your visit. If you’re interested in shopping, the Bethlehem Plaza Mall offers 90,000 square feet of indoor stores to browse, and of course there’s the Christkindlmarkt, with rows of crafts and vendors selling items with a holiday spirit. When you’re feeling lucky – check out the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, where you’ll find plenty of your favorite slot machines alongside a variety of newer machines with unique themes.
Dr. Michael Brodsky and Associates has been providing residents of Bethlehem and Lehigh Valley with expert eye care services for over 25 years. Call to reserve your eye exam, or stop by to take a look at our stylish eyewear collection during your visit to Bethlehem, PA!