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Moravian Book Shop

428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
+1 610-691-6619
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“books” (20 reviews)
“collectibles” (3 reviews)
“household” (3 reviews)
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10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
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Reviewed December 11, 2015

The Moravian Book Shop is one of the oldest, independent booksellers in the United States. In addition to a fine selection of literature, there is a nice dining area for a light lunch, a wide variety of Christmas items year round and a wonderful gift...More

Thank 68PatriciaY
Reviewed December 11, 2015

I fully expected to see a bookstore selling religious items, but I was floored when I walked in the door! The first thing I saw was a plethora of Christmas decorations and ornaments. Next, there were household gifts and related items, candy, a snack bar,...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed December 5, 2015

Oldest bookstore in the world! Great variety of merchandise. If you love to shop- this is place should be on your list!

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed November 28, 2015

So wonderful to visit this store that has in addition to books, other gifts, candy, cookies, Mead wines, gifts, cards, clothing, and so much more. Spent both days of our stay in this store so we could browse and revisit what we missed. Oldest bookstore...More

Thank HabuSR71
Reviewed November 20, 2015

This bookstore goes beyond your average book store. There is a gift section which carries everything and also a food counter. At Christmas is decorated beautifully and is very inviting. You cannot go to the Town of Bethlehem without walking into the Moravian Book Shop....More

Thank Traci2013
Reviewed November 17, 2015

Great variety. From books to Christmas ornaments, housewares, food, jewelry, clothing, etc. Every time I am in Bethlehem, I have to stop here and walk through to see what is new and what is old. A great place to get lost in. The staff is...More

Thank NewYorkLucille
Reviewed September 16, 2015

One of the oldest bookstores in America. Very charming and interesting place to browse around in. The staff is very helpful and were great at telling stories about the history

Thank Andy G
Reviewed July 19, 2015

We tracked this place down while looking for places to eat in Bethlehem. This showed up as a restaurant, but is really a store that has a cafe... that is currently closed. Given that, I can't comment on this place as a restaurant. However, we...More

1  Thank spazzyjanet
Reviewed July 1, 2015

A very nice selection of coffee,salads,sandwiches and desserts is right in the shop. I enjoyed taking a break while considering how to whittle down my wish list of books and gifts.

1  Thank pdematte
Reviewed December 28, 2014

My family of six ate here for a late lunch during the week of Christmas. We were one of only a few people dining in the cafe, but our order was mixed up and took quite a while to arrive at our table. The food,...More

Thank Christina M
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +1 610-691-6619
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