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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  • My wife & I were on a tour from the US and took a public bus from Jerusalem to Bethlehem to visit Church of the Nativity. But the best part of our excursion was going to Blessings and meeting Bassem.....  more »
  • Staff at Nissan wood carving was great! Beautiful hand and machine made carvings! Pretty jewelry! The owners and staff can be trusted and have worked with Educational Opportunity guides and...  more »

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