Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, Bethlehem

Categories: Factory Outlets, Shopping
Inspirock Rating:
4.7/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
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. For Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory and beyond, use our Bethlehem family vacation planner to get the most from your Bethlehem vacation.
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  • We spent more time than we wanted because we just could not finish checking out the selection of the shop. Bassem, the manager is very helpful and fair. Prepare to spend lot of time here and definitel...  read more »
  • Palestinian warmhearted owner who took the art shop from his farther and his grandfather. He used to live in New Zealand and speaks fluent French and English. ~~~Museum~~~ Get to know the art of Olive...  read more »
  • I browsed through this shop, and many others, when I was in Bethlehem last year. This shop is huge with lots of selection, has a factory on the premises, and has very friendly owners. Recently, I want...  read more »
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