Savannah Sights

Temple Mickve Israel

  • 20 E. Gordon St. Map It
  • Historic District
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

This unique Gothic-revival synagogue on Monterey Square houses the third-oldest Jewish congregation in the United States; its founding members settled in town only five months after the establishment of Savannah in 1733. The synagogue's permanent collection includes documents and letters (some from George Washington, James Madison, and Thomas Jefferson) pertaining to early Jewish life in Savannah and Georgia.

Sight Information

Address:

20 E. Gordon St., Savannah, Georgia, 31401, United States

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Phone:

912-233–1547

Website: mickveisrael.org

Sight Details:

  • $6 tour
  • Tours weekdays 10–12:30 and 2–3:30

Published 07/23/2015

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