Day 23°C / 26°C clear sky
Find Us Twitt Us

Saint Joseph's Church is a Franciscan Roman Catholic church in the Old City of Nazareth. It was built in 1914 over the remains of much older churches. It is located close to the Church of the Basilica of the Annunciation.
According to traditions, The Saint Joseph's Church is located over the carpenter workshop of the Holy family and house of Joseph.

The archaeological finds of the Byzantine era were preserved in the museum under the church along the isles and wells and houses that shows how the villagers of Nazareth lived 2000 years ago .
The Saint Joseph's Church was built according to the Romanesque Revival style.

Places Nearby Saint Joseph's Church

Saint Joseph's Church

Check Saint Joseph's Church on TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Saint Joseph's Church Rank #8 of 19 | Certificate of Excellence 2019 | Type: Sacred & Religious Sites
Traveler rating
Excellent: 143
Very good: 113
Average: 49
Poor: 5
Terrible: 0
See reviews for
Business: 9
Couples: 87
Solo travel: 37
Family: 39
Reviews from our community
"Nothing special"
18 August 2019
Church is quite plain and nothing special. The grotto is said to the ruins of Joseph's house, although there really is little supporting evidence. A quick peek after the visit of the neighboring...
"Do not miss the grotto "
18 August 2019
Nice little church right next to the Church of the Annunciation. Do not miss the grotto, said to be the ruins of Joseph’s house. Interesting.
"St. Joseph"
29 July 2019
This modern church is built next to the church of Annunciation on a much smaller scale. It is said its built on top of Joseph's workshop however there isn't any evidence of that. You can go down the...
Location Information
St. Joseph's Church, Nazareth