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Address: 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, PA 18015
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+1 610-332-3378
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Nice Visit

My family and I traveled to Bethlehem and had a very nice day. The market itself is very busy and very full. Parking is also a bit of a hike. However, everything is set up very... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Hannah K
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Lickdale, Pennsylvania
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Lickdale, Pennsylvania
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70 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I traveled to Bethlehem and had a very nice day. The market itself is very busy and very full. Parking is also a bit of a hike. However, everything is set up very nicely and it's easy to navigate. They have entertainment, food, demonstrations, and visits with Santa and a Peep. It was very full the day... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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44 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

First time to this elaborate display of crafts for purchase. Many vendors worked their craft (wood carving, silk scarf personalization, glass blowing) on site which was interesting to observe. Suggest arriving early in the morning because as the day went on it got more and more crowded. Watched the movie of the history of Bethlehem in the on-site movie theater... More 

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new york
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

My family and I went to the Christkindl market in December. We started out in the town of Bethlehem because I thought that's where it was but it's actually on the other side of town. Bethlehem is a beautiful town and we've been there before so it's definitely worth checking out. The fair however was a few miles away and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A great place that's a lot of fun. It's very crowded, but the vendors were all great and it has a nice atmosphere.

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Thank Markishala C
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

After many years of wondering whether the entrance fee was worthwhile, I found out the answer this year-- no. First, parking is far away. The close lot is usually immediately filled and many spaces are reserved for Artsquest members. Second, the amount of vendors that are of low quality or have nothing to do with gift-giving ( replacement windows and... More 

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Palm Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Many booths with crafts all which are relatively overpriced. To start it is $9.00 per person just to enter. There are great crafts if that is your thing. Food choices were very few and not very good from what we tried.

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Hackettstown, New Jersey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This was the second time we visited the market. I enjoy looking at the German nutcrackers, cookoo clocks and other glass and wooden ornaments hover the prices are outlandish. At $10-30 bucks per ornament, we're talking a small fortune to trim a tree. I thought most things were double the price that I've seen them in my travels to Germany.... More 

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

We started out on the historic Main St. in Bethlehem, which was the best part of the day, especially the Hotel Bethlehem and the Moravian Book Store. We then drove to"SteelStacks" to see Christkindlmarkt. Had a lot of problems finding it and finding parking. There are no signs. We never saw the advertised trolley that was supposed to shuttle you... More 

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Nazareth, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

A must for locals and visitors alike. Prices are a little steep, but it's worth the experience. Lots of unique finds and tons of things to see. There is a food court indoors with live music to enjoy while you stroll. This place gets packed so go early if you can.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

It was very crowded, but glad made the trip. I had coffee and a beer, didn't purchase anything from the booths, but had fun strolling thru.

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