The oldest synagogue in the United States
Touro Synagogue, a building of exquisite beauty and design, steeped in history and ideals, and one of the most historically significant Jewish buildings in America, was designated a National Historic Site in 1946. Dedicated in 1763, it still serves an active congregation and each year greets over 30,000 visitors who come to see the magnificent interior and hear its remarkable story.
Things to do close to Touro Synagogue
There are many things to see and do close to Touro Synagogue National Historic Site.Read More
Discover the story of Roger Williams, the founder of Providence and an early proponent of Freedom of Religion.Read More
The Touro Synagogue Foundation
The Touro Synagogue Foundation is dedicated to the preservation of the synagogue. To learn more about their role visit: http://www.tourosynagogue.org/Read More