Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, Bethlehem

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Browse a seemingly endless selection of ornately carved keepsakes and see how they are made at Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory. A licensed olive wood factory established in 1925, the site is run by the Giacaman family, now in its third generation. An intricate wooden nativity scene and friendly member of staff will greet you as you enter; take your time to pore over the hundreds of handcrafted objects, from crosses to carved animals--all fitting souvenirs of your trip to Bethlehem. Next door, see the skilled carpenters at work, while the olive wood naturally dries. Plan to see Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bethlehem tour itinerary site .
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  • The shop owner is a very genuine and helpful person, He not only sells quality products for a reasonable price & great discounts but also helps out with lot of tips and guidelines. He made us feel at ...  more »
  • We LOVE this shop. The owner, Basem, is amazing! It’s a shop that’s been passed down from generation to generation so he knows the value of taking care of people and not just making a sale (in fact, w...  more »
  • Kind, honest and hospitable would be the three words I would use to describe Basem, who is the owner of Blessings Gift Shop. He went above and beyond what my friends and I expected from any shopkeeper...  more »
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