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The Ancient Bath House in Nazareth

Mary's Well Square, Nazareth 16000, Israel
+972 4-657-8539
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We arrived, and we looking forward to this. However they were not giving anymore tours that day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toronto, Canada
Ancient Bathouse

What an interesting experience of rich and ancient archeology from before the time of Jesus. He and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Mary's Well Square, Nazareth 16000, Israel
+972 4-657-8539

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived, and we looking forward to this. However they were not giving anymore tours that day. Check in advance if you really want to do this. There is a gift shop on the premises that you can get some souvenier shopping done.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an interesting experience of rich and ancient archeology from before the time of Jesus. He and His mother Mary might have made use of this bathouse. Watching the video in the grotto whilst eating arabic sweets and served strong black coffee. Absolutely worth the...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

I love archeology because things just keep turning up that make us reevaluate historical opinions. This ancient bath house makes us rethink so many preconceived notions we have about the town. If it was in fact, in use at the time of Jesus or before,...More

Thank V_S_Salcedo
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The owner and guide was interesting and very friendly with a story to tell . The bath house is in tact and very interesting. The sweets , coffee and video were a lovely addition.

Thank Darla B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Fascinating look at what can possibly be found when you dig anywhere in Israel - history! We got a great lesson in archeology and how to date what is found, as well as learning about how steam is created for a bath house and a...More

Thank israelfan
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We took a tour with the owner Elias who was very kind and gave us a lot of historic information about the place. You will see and literally touch a piece of the history.

Thank Efrat C
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Elias, who owns the bath house with his wife, Martina, is a charismatic character with an amazing story to tell. There is something very humbling about being in a place that has existed for more than 2000 years and to hear a first hand account...More

Thank Sam_and_Gran
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Amazing how they happened upon such history here! Elias and Marina are incredibly kind and welcoming and have interesting stories to tell!

Thank lauragL6591NN
Reviewed 8 August 2016

You enter a beautifull shop and below you can participate in a guided tour who is really impressionant.

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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing. This immense Roman bath house is incredible well preserved with the ORIGINAL floor tiles excavated still in place from the time of the Romans along with original Terra Cota pipes, furnace, and even the ashes from the bath's last usage 600 years ago still...More

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