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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.

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Saint Joseph's Church Rank #8 of 18 | Certificate of Excellence 2019 | Type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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"A fitting tribute to St Joseph"
02 May 2019
The spotlight at this site is on Mary, so it is fitting that the st Joseph Church play a supporting role just as Joseph did in real life. The church is located a short walk through a small garden...
"Simple church with history below"
20 April 2019
This church is a short walk from the Church of the Annunciation and well worth the time. The church itself is relatively simple, but the historical value lies below where Joseph is said to have had...
"Historical site"
08 April 2019
The church is built on the site where of Joseph’s carpentry shop. It has some great artwork. It’s just a good feeling to be at the site of the carpentry shop. Even though I am not very religious...
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St. Joseph's Church, Nazareth