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Palestinian Heritage Center

Manger Street, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
+970 2 274 2381
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great shopping

We found this place on our own and it was a real treat. The crafts were beautifully made and the... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
kristin h
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San Diego, California
Beautiful handicraft and cultural museum

Maja is a gem of Palestine and her efforts to maintain and share Palestinian traditions are... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Freya H
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Adelaide, Australia
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Manger Street, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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+970 2 274 2381
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

We found this place on our own and it was a real treat. The crafts were beautifully made and the variety of items for sale were plentiful. If you are looking for some Palestinian souvenirs this is an excellent spot. They have the cutest little...More

Thank kristin h
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Maja is a gem of Palestine and her efforts to maintain and share Palestinian traditions are significant. There are exhibits to see, the patterns and art of Palestinain embroidery to learn about and crafts to purchase. It is a great place to visit and support....More

Thank Freya H
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

it is a small bazaar where you can buy some nice things with arab influence. there a different kind of souvenirs and some food too which is much cheaper than in israel.

Thank biljanalab
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Having read the reviews first I was expecting a shop disguised as a museum, but in actual fact I found a nice little museum that I enjoyed myself in with a friend. The lady gently drew our attention to some points of interest and had...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Wonderful array of artefacts all well arranged. The people there are keen to talk about their culture and the efforts to preserve it. Don't miss the Banksy Dove on the wall outside.

Thank JHTBelper
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This is a shop where one may purchase beautiful locally handmade products as well as gain a greater understanding of and appreciation for Palestine. The goods are of excellent quality, all handmade, and proceeds go to help Palestinian families in need. One may also gain...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

It's mostly a shop with some ornaments to see. There's are some nice things around to look at but pretty pricey to buy anything. Worth a visit if you have some spare time.

Thank KateTues
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

A wide selection of largely local, hand-made products of various degrees of quality are on show in this emporium that seems to be patronised almost exclusively by coach parties on the 'Jerusalem/Bethlehem' circuit.

Thank John L
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

For insight into bygone days one not to miss Good do with a good clean.unable to pay with credit card machine not working? Range of low cost items plus quite expensive one off pieces

Thank pilgrim09
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

plenty to see here, the images on the walls look fantastic, a real treat for history lovers, there are several pictures to see including the one of Mary and Joseph, a must go!!

Thank Welshexplorer1991
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