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Bethlehem Museum

Jerusalem-Hebron Street, across from the Jacir Palace Hotel Bethlehem, State of Palestine., Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
+970 2 275 1408
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Fascinating

We had a great tour here from the guide. Some examples of traditional Palestinian dress, an... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
10thMountain
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Interesting museum

Very interesting visit and helpful staff. Must-see for history lovers. The national dresses of... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Astghik M
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The Bethlehem Museum is dedicated to fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for Palestine's heritage, identity, culture and art. The museum serves to increase understanding of Palestine through the eyes of Bethlehem natives, by highlighting the role they have played in preserving Christianity in the Holy Land for two millennia, and recovering Palestinian treasures from around the world.
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3 Feb 2018
“Fascinating”
30 Dec 2017
“Interesting museum”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jerusalem-Hebron Street, across from the Jacir Palace Hotel Bethlehem, State of Palestine., Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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+970 2 275 1408
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

We had a great tour here from the guide. Some examples of traditional Palestinian dress, an incredible section of Roman aqueduct, and some items found during excavation, and some thought provoking exhibits

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Very interesting visit and helpful staff. Must-see for history lovers. The national dresses of different regions are very vivid and nice.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

This is a modern and immaculate facility, the sort of museum you'd expect to find in New York or a big western city. You take your time and it pays off. I found a lot of interesting displays and was pleasantly surprised at how interesting...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Besides being a museum they have a gallery with local christian talent on display..and a wonderful and tastefully decorated restaurant called Al Karmeh that serves local Palestinian food & hospitality!

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

I would go for the aqueduct and to see the 3,800 year old pottery at the very least. Our excellent Bethlehem museum tour guide (Mustafa) told us that the aqueduct was found in the 70's when they were originally going to build the museum on...More

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