Innovative attractions to feature in Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem 2014
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In order to enhance the visitor’s experience, the organising committee of Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem having been discussing the exciting new attractions for the sixth edition of the Nativity Village.
Fort Chambray for the first time will feature prominently in the Nativity Village story, and will be turned into a Roman fortress with soldiers and horses etc. Visitors will also have the opportunity embark on small river crossing using a traditional Maltese boat.
The Bethlehem Inn, in collaboration with the Grand Hotel Ghajnsielem, will be once again offer the visitors an opportunity to spend a night in Bethlehem, and experience the environment of Judea, 2000 years ago.
The present structures will also be improved to accommodate the flow of people that visit Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem.
Another innovation will be an interactive smartphone application narrating the Nativity story while the visitors walk around the sites of the village.
The Ghajnsielem Local Council, Ministry for Gozo and Eco-Gozo are once again the major sponsors of the event.
Those who are interested in animating the event (as actors) or would like to volunteer in the construction of the structures should contact a member of the organising committee or contact the Ghajnsielem Local Council on +356 21561515.
Parents of newborns are also welcome to experience a few hours in the grotto as the Holy Family.