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Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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The Olive Wood Factory in Bethlehem ,is a 3rd Generation christian family business run Since 1925 . You get to watch friendly local artist making all kinds of products from Olive Wood .Also the Bethlehem Panoramic View 360 degrees of all Bethlehem...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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80-82 Milk Grotto Street | 2 Minutes Walk from Nativity Church .Very easy to find alone .Next Door To Milk Grotto Church, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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All reviews the owner olive wood milk grotto panoramic view family business in perfect condition bought several quality products third generation couple of weeks buy something hand carved nice souvenirs no pressure to buy beautiful items holy land great store
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I felt very comfortable purchasing the beautiful pieces at the Blessings Gift Shop. We were given the opportunity to see where and how the wood pieces were made. We bought several pieces and had them shipped home to Seattle. They arrived safely i less than...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting visit, perfect personal service and fantastic wooden handcraft. We even visited the rooftop to have a look over Bethlem, thank you!

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank lundatravelling
Reviewed 4 September 2019

The staff is extremely nice and help full , they are factory so you can request your own designs. Prices are super good. They have an amazing roof top where you can see the whole city

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Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank migueldeanta
Reviewed 24 August 2019

If you leave Bethleem without visiting Bassem's shop before, you'd really miss the best part ! Bassem and his whole team are by far the most welcoming people we've met in Bethleem. We found his shop by chance, lucky us ! The artefacts are all...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Elisabeth m
Reviewed 9 August 2019

What a great store and friendly manager! Everything is still made here for three generations while you can see it (no import from China as is often the case). My boyfriend and I both bought a souvenir here for our nativity scene from the only...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 454kristeld
Reviewed 6 August 2019

Beautiful items made from olive tees in Bethlehem. The trees are not damaged. Met the owner, the store has been in business for several generations. I wish I bought more! Everyone loved the gifts I bought.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JLOVESTALLBOYS
Reviewed 15 July 2019

My fiance and I visited this shop while in Bethlehem this summer. Bassem was so kind and personable and let us pick out the pieces and the cave for the nativity separately to get the perfect set for our future home. He shipped it to...More

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Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 12 July 2019 via mobile

My siblings and I came across this amazing shop in Bethlehem. The owner was incredibly helpful and welcoming. He gave us a map of the town and showed us where to go. He also gave us a discount and was extremely friendly. I’d definitely go...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank magnolia03291
Reviewed 6 July 2019

I traveled around Galilee, the Jordan River Area/West Bank, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, and Nazareth while on a pilgrimage, and this was the best place, hands down, to buy souvenirs and gifts. He had one of the widest and most diverse selection of items, and definitely the...More

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Date of experience: June 2019
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bassemgiacaman, Owner at Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2019

Thank you For Taking the Time to Write such a Detailed Review of your Experience.Wow.I dont Know what to Say but from The Details I know who you Are."Regina". I Personal like to Thank you so much for your Purchases and You were the one...More

Reviewed 3 July 2019

Super friendly, people person and really recommends him! This guy is amazing, treats people like you want to come back. I had bad experiences with tax drivers, restaurant people because they were not so friendly but this guy really made the difference so there’s really...More

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Date of experience: July 2019
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jasonmW4573IZ
20 November 2017|
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Response from james b | Property representative |
Dear Sir.Thank You for The Question.Yes We Sell Christmas Ornaments all Hand Made in our Factory and If You Have Time We Can Show You How To Make One Yourself and Keep It .You Are Most Welcome To Our Factory anytime
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kavander
23 July 2016|
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Response from james b | Property representative |
Hi Kathryn.Thank you for your Question ,please type blessingsgift shop on google and easy to find as this forum doesnt allow me to write it .i dont know why .sorry for that Thank you very Much
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Roberta H
2 December 2015|
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Response from james b | Property representative |
Hi Roberta Thank you so much for Your Email.You are Very Welcome To order any Time On Line .Please Let me Know What You like and I can Send You pictures and Prices God Bless You
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