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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 19 | Certificate of Excellence 2019 | Type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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"Holy Land Tour"
21 November 2019
St. Joseph Church is situated near the Church of Annunciation. It is built over the carpentry workshop of the husband of the Virgin Mary. Below ground level is a baptismal basin preserved.
"Close to the Basilica"
16 November 2019
You are on the same grounds of the Basilica so it is worth a stop. Nothing awe inspiring but not every church is.
"Carpenter Joseph and Jesus"
11 November 2019
It's natural to visit the St. Joseph church after the visit to the Annunciation church because it's connected through a garden. It's a MUST visit if you are following the footsteps of Jesus because...
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St. Joseph's Church, Nazareth