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I love archeology because things just keep turning up that make us reevaluate historical opinions... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
V_S_Salcedo
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The owner and guide was interesting and very friendly with a story to tell . The bath house is in... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
791darlan
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

DK book on Nazareth does not even mention this although lonely planet rate it highly. No.1 I think. Really interesting and a great insight to the timeline of the area. Casts doubts on some religious stuff. The owners have dug the site out as no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Not on our original "To-Do List" before arriving in Nazareth, these baths ended up being the most enjoyable location we visited. Authentic, even if not developed for hoards of tourists, the owner of the baths was our tour guide. Between the gifts of figs and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and special place in Nazareth in the ancient bath houses ever, one of the most reserve and big hebocouse in the world!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

We arrived, and we looking forward to this. However they were not giving anymore tours that day. Check in advance if you really want to do this. There is a gift shop on the premises that you can get some souvenier shopping done.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

What an interesting experience of rich and ancient archeology from before the time of Jesus. He and His mother Mary might have made use of this bathouse. Watching the video in the grotto whilst eating arabic sweets and served strong black coffee. Absolutely worth the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

I love archeology because things just keep turning up that make us reevaluate historical opinions. This ancient bath house makes us rethink so many preconceived notions we have about the town. If it was in fact, in use at the time of Jesus or before,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

The owner and guide was interesting and very friendly with a story to tell . The bath house is in tact and very interesting. The sweets , coffee and video were a lovely addition.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 791darlan
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Fascinating look at what can possibly be found when you dig anywhere in Israel - history! We got a great lesson in archeology and how to date what is found, as well as learning about how steam is created for a bath house and a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We took a tour with the owner Elias who was very kind and gave us a lot of historic information about the place. You will see and literally touch a piece of the history.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Efrat C
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Elias, who owns the bath house with his wife, Martina, is a charismatic character with an amazing story to tell. There is something very humbling about being in a place that has existed for more than 2000 years and to hear a first hand account...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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