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Address: 213 S Commerce St, Natchez, MS 39120-3501

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Many of the congregations of the old churches and temples in Natchez are small enough that the survival of their houses of worship are in question. The Temple B'Nai's... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2016
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Greater Cincinnati
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The reason for average rating: We were on a carriage ride tour and only saw the outside of the building which is absolutely beautiful. We didn't have time to tour but hope to visit it on our next visit to Natchez.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Many of the congregations of the old churches and temples in Natchez are small enough that the survival of their houses of worship are in question. The Temple B'Nai's congregation is very small... the world beyond Natchez beckons to the children of the remaining members... as is the case with the other denominations. But, the stories of their past mix... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Call the Institute of Southern Jewish Life in advance if you'd like to take a tour. The local community is really proud of the synagogue and try to be very accommodating to visitors. It's a lovely building but even more so, the story of the Jewish community's involvement in Natchez is really interesting. It's really the only place in town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

The lady (wish I could remember her name) was very knowledgeable and very nice! The Temple is absolutely gorgeous and the history is very interesting!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

The gentleman who gave the tour had so much to tell about the history of the building and the settlers.

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