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

Closed 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 buy something couple of weeks buy some souvenirs hand carved nice souvenirs no pressure to buy beautiful items holy land
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Reviewed yesterday

Very beautiful hand carved original woodworking. Lots of variety. Bassem was excellent to work with. We shipped and received our items at home within 2 weeks of the on-site order with everything in perfect shape. Excellent experience and highly recommended.

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

Thank you so much for your Reviewi .ts a Pleasure to have someone like you in our Factory that Appreciates our hand made products . I wish you all the best for 2020

Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I visited Bethlehem today and after visiting church of the Nativity made our way around the corner to this wonderful gem. The olive wood carvings are made on the premises and it is good to know that you are supporting the local...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Boobooontour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to buy some souvenirs in Bethlehm, just buy them here. The quality is amazing and the factory is great too. You can see how they produce their items. If you buy something you can also go on the top for free and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Simona P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couldn’t thank the staff enough for there time and patience absolutely recommend this store to any one ! Staff are lovely and consistent! Thank you so much and hope to see you soon!!

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Nicole T
Reviewed 28 September 2019

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
1  Thank Diane g
Reviewed 16 September 2019

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
2  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
2  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
2  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
1  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
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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
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
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