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Palestinian Heritage Center

Contributed by Palestinian Heritage Center on 23.10.2006:

Background

The Palestinian Heritage Center (PHC) was established in 1991 in Bethlehem. Mrs. Maha Saca, who directs the Center, possesses extensive experience and background in Palestinian folklore especially traditional embroidery, its origins and its meanings. She had done research on the cultural background of many Palestinian communities in the past 10 years.

The Center has put on many exhibits and exhibitions in various countries around the world as well as lectures and seminars on the topic of Palestinian heritage and traditional costumes. The Center also puts on elaborate fashion shows for traditional costumes on a local and international level.

The Center consists of a traditional living room, a furnished Bedouin tent, library, exhibition space for traditional items and a gift shop. The center hosts various events and accommodates up to 150 visitors.

The Center has received many awards for its continuous efforts in the revival of Palestinian heritage and the promotion of Palestinian culture.

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ADDRESS:

Palestinian Heritage Center

Maha Saca

Manger Street, Bethlehem

P.O. box 146 PALESTINE

Tel: +970-2-2742381 Tel/Fax: +970-2-2742642

Email : mahasaca@hotmail.com

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