We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
All photos (353)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Certificate of Excellence
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Nov
12°
Dec
11°
Jan
Contact
| Adjacent and north to the Basilica of Annunciation, Nazareth, Israel
Improve This Listing
St. Joseph Church Tours and Tickets
from US$92.00
More Info
from US$110.00
More Info
from US$423.50
More Info
from US$98.00
More Info
from US$318.00
More Info
from US$480.00
More Info
from US$318.00
More Info
from US$775.00
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (326)
There are newer reviews for St. Joseph Church
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
157 results
Traveller rating
74
55
27
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
74
55
27
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews holy family the lower level grew up paid parking his son beautiful inside worth a visit old city workshop church shadow site mary acknowledgement chamber nutrition purification
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
41 - 50 of 157 reviews
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Very close to the Church of the Annunciation, this church is built over the ruins of the home of the Holy Family. It is interesting to get a perspective of how close Joseph and Mary lived to each other.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank peglegtraveler
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I loved this humble church of St. Joseph. The area in the basement may or may not be Joseph’s workshop, and that adds to the story and likability of this site in holy history.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Carole H
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Next to to the Basilica of Annunciation, this is a smaller church with a well in the catacombs. It is saying that the church is built over the carpentry work shop though there is no hard evidence to support. But the place is still inspiring...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank jum_dxb
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Tradition says that the Church of St Joseph is built over the carpentry workshop of the husband of the Virgin Mary. While there is no "hard" evidence to support the claim, it is still inspiring, with a series of caves underneath, that have been used...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DennyS510
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Close to the basilica is this smaller church with a well in the catacombs. When we were there chanting was going on which made it particularly magical

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank mara281210
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is a must place to see for catholics who have a devotion to the spouse of the Virgin Mary. Very serene place and you can see the ruins at the basement of the church.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Miles527
Reviewed 19 February 2018

St. Joseph is included in the Basilica compound so can visit both. Under both churches you can see the remnants of old Nazareth

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank TudelaMartins
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice compliment to visit St. Joseph’s church next to the Basilica. I enjoyed walking through the archaeological part of the church. The church itself is not much to look at compared to the Basilica of Annunciation. But the grotto is interesting as well...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank mforgash420
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This church is located next to the Church of the Annunciation. This church is dedicated to Joseph and it's a lot smaller, but with that said it lends to the spirit of the place. There was a mass at the time I visited, very spiritual.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank LRosemary1
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Situated close by the Church of the Annunciation, you could easily miss this little church. What a find it is though. So quiet and peaceful, not ornate and fussy like some of the churches visited, good to look round then sit and reflect before going...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Hilary C
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
Casa Nova Hospice
110 reviews
.14 km away
Legacy Nazareth Hotel
193 reviews
.22 km away
Villa Nazareth Hotel
307 reviews
.54 km away
St Gabriel
66 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 83 nearby restaurants
Tishreen
827 reviews
.36 km away
Alreda
373 reviews
.02 km away
Khazen Restaurant
41 reviews
.16 km away
Almahdi Sweets
90 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 29 nearby attractions
International Center Mary of Nazareth
576 reviews
.07 km away
Nazareth Village
854 reviews
.68 km away
The Church of the Annunciation
1,535 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St. Joseph Church staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines