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Nazareth Village

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| Opposite the French Hospital | Above the YMCA, Nazareth 16100, Israel
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Nazareth Village is a living history farm and village that gives you the opportunity to experience what Nazareth was like at the time of Jesus and Mary. • Stand in our synagogue, an exact replica of the one where Jesus taught. • Watch olives from the farm pressed into oil. • • Talk to the carpenter and weaver as they create their wares. • Walk with the shepherd taking care of the sheep and goats. • See an authentic wine press actually used during Jesus’ time. • Learn about the different seasonal activities like threshing wheat, picking olives and shearing sheep through our guided tour. • Complete your experience with a delightful first century Biblical meal served by our villagers in a beautiful setting. * All tours are guided only. * A reservation is strongly recommended to ensure your place on a tour.
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| Opposite the French Hospital | Above the YMCA, Nazareth 16100, Israel
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"olive press"
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"bible times"
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"living museum"
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"daily life"
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"step back in time"
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"come alive"
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"new testament"
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"tour group"
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"olive trees"
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"gift shop"
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"grew up"
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"jesus christ"
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"visit this place"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Even if you are in Nazareth for the first time, you do not need to use public transport. Location is easy to locate with internet applications or ask locals. The access is only accompanied by the guide, so go to the website in advance to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group from Edmond, Oklahoma spent two weeks in various parts of Israel seeing amazing sites where Jesus had been, This one was unique because of the opportunity to see a portrayal of first century life and the authenticity of the site. Our tour guide,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You arrive by bus or private car and park there by the nearby restaurant and then walk in. You will find a few representations of the Bible Land, a few people dressed like some Bible characters, some sheep, and a few other things. The fee...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather of the city is pretty cool because it is located in the Highlands. This reminds me of the town will be the life of the youth of Jesus where Jesus once lived here. Nevertheless, the inhabitants of Nazareth didn't like Jesus because of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This living history “museum” was fantastic and done really well. Disclaimer: Our guide for the Nazareth village was also our entire Israel travel guide and one of the managers of the Nazareth Village so my views maybe slightly biased :) The village had several people...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I definitely recommend stopping here if you’re in the area. Nice sites and local things to see. Loved it

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing experience which brought reality of first century life to us. Great having actors there, made all the difference. Wonderful guide and very accomodating.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The village is very authentic and the guides are very well versed in village life in the 1st century. There are enactors who are genuinely doing the activities of the time, for example, a woman who was spinning wool into thread, a carpenter using tools...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit to Nazareth is worthwhile to see the open air museum which reconstructs and re-enacts village life in Nazareth at the time of Jesus. Actors are dressed as shepherds and workers and the whole setting is very realistic.

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

From old Jerusalem to Nazareth 1) Leave any gate from the old Jerusalem, And head northwestern. 2) Walk past Mamilla and head north along the tram line to the nearest tram stop. 3) Buy a ticket from the machine at tram stop before boarding. 4)...More

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Katia M
April 16, 2018|
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Response from NazarethVillage | Property representative |
Yes it is possible to pay by credit card for the entrance fee.
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Wendy L
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Stephanie T | Reviewed this property |
You can contact Sar-el Tours and they will be able to help you. You can reach them at 972-2-533-8000. They also have a website and e-mail.
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Grace255
November 8, 2017|
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Response from NazarethVillage | Property representative |
Our tours usually go for 1 hour and 15 minutes. You can Google Nazareth Village and from the home page to: tours-->hours of operation. Our website has the updates on all the regular tours and the special events.
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