Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory, Bethlehem

(4.7/5 based on 140+ 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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  • When you shop at Blessings Gift Shop you are not pushed to make purchases you do not want. He allows you all the time you need to walk around and browse at your leisure...he gives the same kind farewe...  more »
  • I have just visited Betlehem and happened upon this shop. The owner wes very helpful and pleasant, he let me to go upstairs on the roof and see the beautiful panorama of Betlehem and the surrondings f...  more »
  • This is a family owned store with long standing traditions of honest prices, stellar reputation and good business practices. Offers variety of souvenirs and kindly caters to Christian tourist. Known f...  more »