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Congregation Mikveh Israel

Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-922-5446
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Philadelphia's Jewish History

As it is adjacent to Independence Mall, Mikveh Israel is a must see. While the congregation was... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Matthew U
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Sevierville, United States
Founded in 1740 and is the second oldest congregation in the United States

My wife and I visited the Congregation Mikveh Israel while walking through the historical section... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2014
WorldTravelers34
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Chicago
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13 Jul 2016
“Philadelphia's Jewish History”
22 Aug 2014
“Founded in 1740 and is the second oldest congregation in the United States”
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Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

As it is adjacent to Independence Mall, Mikveh Israel is a must see. While the congregation was closed when I was there, the outside gardens with historic plaques and monuments were very much open. Did you know that a Jewish Naval officer financed much of...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2014

My wife and I visited the Congregation Mikveh Israel while walking through the historical section of Philadelphia. Congregation Mikveh Israel was founded in 1740 and is the second oldest congregation in the United States. Benjamin Franklin contributed to the building fund and a letter that...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

Really nice and pleasant place... from the oldest jewish communities in america. Obviously renovated since then they have some old artifacts from back then in glass casing.

Thank Michael M
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