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Congregation Mikveh Israel

Address: Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (City Center East)
Phone Number: +1 215 922 5446
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Ranked #169 of 253 Attractions in Philadelphia
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 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 George Washington wrote to the Congregation can be viewed when you visit here. Early members... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

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.

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