Encourages an appreciation of the historical, industrial and architectural heritage of the borough and encourages the preservation of the architecture in the historic districts. Catasauqua features two national historic districts, The Biery's Port District and The Mansion District. Brochures are available for self-guided tours of the historic buildings in the districts. At the Biery House learn about Catasauqua, the birthplace of the American Anthracite Iron Industry. The Biery House museum room houses Catasauqua artifacts and memorabilia. The Biery House also offers facilities for meetings or events for up to 50 people. Also visit The George Taylor House, Fairview Cemetery with the first Civil War monument in Pennsylvania and stay at the Dery Mansion Inn bed and breakfast.