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Moravian Book Shop

428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
+1 610-866-5481
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More than just a book store

They sell beautiful objects made by local artisans. Gorgeous Christmas items. Always fun to come... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2011
flamyRome
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Rome, Italy
Huge store with wonderful items for all ages and interests.

Perfect place for Chrismas shopping (to me , it was better than the Bethlehem Christkindlmarkt.

Reviewed 3 December 2011
Pamela A
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San Diego, California
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The world's oldest book store.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
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+1 610-866-5481
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"christmas ornaments"
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"great bookstore"
in 8 reviews
"unique items"
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"huge selection"
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"independent bookstore"
in 3 reviews
"main street"
in 12 reviews
"christmas season"
in 6 reviews
"cup of coffee"
in 5 reviews
"gift items"
in 7 reviews
"ghost tour"
in 4 reviews
"year round"
in 4 reviews
"wonderful selection"
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"historic downtown"
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"nice stop"
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"for sale"
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"fun place"
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"lehigh valley"
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Reviewed 12 December 2011

They sell beautiful objects made by local artisans. Gorgeous Christmas items. Always fun to come here and peruse the shelves.

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Reviewed 3 December 2011

Perfect place for Chrismas shopping (to me , it was better than the Bethlehem Christkindlmarkt.

Thank Pamela A
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Reviewed 23 November 2011

Any trip to Main Street in Bethlehem is not complete without stopping in here. From books to ornaments to gift ideas for the person who has everything, this old store has it all. Although books are just one of the things you find here, their...More

Thank moravian99
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Reviewed 6 November 2011

My husband & I love this store so it was fitting that we'd support their ghost tour this fall & they did not disappoint! Their costumed guide carried a lantern as the group carried candles that lit our way through downtown Bethlehem. Our guide was...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2011

Books, candy, holiday decorations, tchotchkes! The only thing they did not have was a bookmark related to Bethlehem!

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 18 September 2011

This is the oldest continually operating book store in America!! It has a huge all year long Christmas area with unique items and that is just a part of all the wonder of this store. Book store is very misleading although they do have a...More

Thank sammy117
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Reviewed 5 August 2011

Don't be fooled by the name. The Moravian Book Store is more than just a bookstore. There are several charming rooms to explore. Home decor items, Christmas items, collectibles, candles, Crabtree & Evelyn, cards, gourmet food items and oh yeah, books! A lovely way to...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2008

good books, nice place. GREAT shop!

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Reviewed 18 April 2008

This is a great book shop they are verry frindly there and help you find any thing you need there. thare is also a verry nice restraunt attached right next to it.

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