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The Church of the Annunciation

Casa Nova Street | רחוב קזנובה, Nazareth, Israel
+972 4-657-2501
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Casa Nova Street | רחוב קזנובה, Nazareth, Israel
+972 4-657-2501
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

I was surprised to find out that this church was built in 1969. It is free to enter, and has a lovely courtyard where you can see contributions by Christian communities around the world. Worth the visit, then tour the market, right outside.

Thank TelAvivEater
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I came here with my kids in a pram. There are a lot of pictures on the wall which is worth seeing. We walked to the top of the hill and had coffee and cake, then through an alley where I did shopping then the...More

Thank Xxdinkyxx
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I'm not really one for religious sites but the entire compound is very impressive. From the different paintings of Maria and Jesus from each country, to the inside of the church and its marvellous architecture. Entrance is free to all. Highly recommended

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great church in nazareth open in the morning it is near the market and near sll the sther great places in nazareth

Thank kobi f
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very impressed visit. Especially all the displayed biblical theme mosaics and pictures received from all over the Word.

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The basilica is a modern building having been built in 1969. It also quite a beautiful building. Upon entering the building, we were in a large courtyard with artwork that had been sent from countries all over the world. It was quite a sight. After...More

Thank MVPinBoynton
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

A beautiful relatively new church built in the brutalist (concrete) style. A large complex with dozens of countries having donated representations of the annunciation scene or just Mary and Jesus. Very impressive and interesting, for children too, to see the varied artistic ways to present...More

Thank DrRobertRehovot
Reviewed 18 December 2016

A lovely church with a look at the excavations of previous churches below the church. Dozens of countries sent their representations of the annuciation, and the range is beautiful. There is another, older church of annuciation in Nazereth - about a ten minute walk up...More

Thank hoffman52016
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful church surrounded by the cobblestone paths of the souk. With all the hustle and bustle outside, there is a peace and serenity inside. A must see for anyone regardless of their faith.

Thank NancyB-theCanadian
Reviewed 15 December 2016

huge building historical churches and new one.also include some remains that are believed by some believers as jesus house.

Thank shuki860
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Bhellsun A
what is the timings for this church ?
10 January 2017|
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Response from Joseph R | Reviewed this property |
The Church is open to visitors during the day
מהן שעות הביקור בכנסייה? האם ניתן לבקר גם בערב
11 December 2016|
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Response from 67ari13 | Reviewed this property |
לפי המפורסם רק עד 1700 אבל אפשר לבדוק איתם ישירות או באתר של נצרת, פשוט רשום כנסית הבשורה שעות פתיחה וזה יעלה לך בציק תהנו
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