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St. Gabriel's Church

Paul VI Street, Nazareth, Israel
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The location is interesting if you are a Christian, whether you are Orthodox or Catholic. Access is free and you can ph

Although the church is presented with web paves as close to the Church of the Annunciation, it is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Florentin Adria... G
A short, must see visit to this holy site

If you come to Nazareth and visit the catholic church of annunciation, you should try and find time... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
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Paul VI Street, Nazareth, Israel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although the church is presented with web paves as close to the Church of the Annunciation, it is actually a distance of about 1,000 meters between the two churches. The route must necessarily be done on foot to see Nazareth's charm. The church itself is...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

If you come to Nazareth and visit the catholic church of annunciation, you should try and find time to also visit this small and very different church. The church is located over an underground spring, which according to orthodox belief is where Virgin Mary was...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Didn't have time to go inside this Church, one has a lot of things to do around it. Many restaurants and shops to visit, then I had to go to see Christmas Parade. Very busy place!

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

This Greek Orthodox Church of Annunciation is very different from Catholic Church of Annunciation. First, St. Gabriel's Church is much older; second, it is much smaller; third, it is more modest; fourth, it has a lot of icons; fifth, it has a spring and one...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

If you are an Orthodoxe it will be your first stop visiting Nazareth. And you will surely remember the first time when your Grandpa entered you in a Church. Impressive date with the child you used to be.

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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Beautiful Orthodox Church. Very beautiful and peaceful. Enjoyed are visit. Lots of architectural detail, beautiful paintings.

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Crusaders built a church on this site in the 12th century. Said to be spot where Angel Gabriel told Mary she would be the mother of the son of God. It was later destroyed by by Muslims in late 13th century and rebuilt in 1781...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

There are 2 churches of the annunciation - the big one is intersting but this one is a real marvel - it's small and dense and has a special atmosphere - I'll let the guides axplain the details but it is a spiritual-humanistic experience for...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

It was interesting to look around and see the spring in this church. This was the site of a Byzantine church and the Crusaders then built a vault over the spring. Then in the 1700's a new church was built. The frescos are wonderful. The...More

Thank Adriane K
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

This was a nice place to visit - the day that I visited, there were very few people there. Some nice murals on the walls.

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Rose J
February 24, 2018|
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Response from jean448 | Reviewed this property |
Nobody knows, because they don't advert their telephone number. If you don't mind visiting a Catholic Mass, visit Basilica of the Annunciation site, they always answer the phone. God Bless.
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