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Moravian Book Shop

428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
+1 610-866-5481
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A great book store

Excellent staff who can answer questions and guide the customer.. And they also sell gifts... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bethlehem, PA
All the comforts of Bethlehem in one store

From Moravian stars to unique home decorations the Moravian Book Shop has more than just books for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zaharo H
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The world's oldest book store.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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428 Main St, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5869
+1 610-866-5481
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent staff who can answer questions and guide the customer.. And they also sell gifts (especially for the Christmas season).

Thank Henrywarren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Moravian stars to unique home decorations the Moravian Book Shop has more than just books for sale, even the atmosphere is unique to Main Street.

Thank Zaharo H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Moravian Book Shop is the oldest continuously running bookshop in the U. S. It has a fabulous selection of books (of course) but it also has wonderful gifts, Christmas items (Bethlehem and Moravian stars of course!)

Thank RLOPkgQueen
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Charming book and gift store on Main Street in historic Bethlehwm. Many unique and varied books including cooking, travel and local and Pennsylvania history. Lovely children's book room. Great kitchen section with all sorts of accessories. Beautiful collection of Old World Christmas ornaments displayed on...More

Thank 997margaret
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in as we browsed Main Street. Lots to look at. Two places to sit in the book section but you only need to walk over to the wine bar to find two, three additional spots to peruse possible book purchases. Been there three times...More

Thank upstate2
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a lovely bookstore that is not a chain bookstore. If you do not find it here, They will order it for you. They have great food here, and a woderful gormet section.

Thank Peggy K
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

When I read that this was the oldest bookstore in the country I imagined a very old place. This looked very modern and had so many rooms to explore! There's food in there! And a room with chairs and all windows to enjoy it. They...More

Thank Amber J
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Must stop, walking on Main St. Located across from Historic Hotel Bethlehem. For a smaller shop, a very large selection of many book genres. Some gifts are also available.

Thank DJMAN5
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Moravian Book Shop is the oldest book store in the nation, founded in 1745, and it has kept growing ever since. It is located in downtown Bethlehem, PA.which is well known as the Christmas City.... so besides many wonderful books available in stock across many...More

Thank martsmart70
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This store has been in Bethlehem for centuries. Has a variety of items in their shop. People are friendly.

Thank mmetzis
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