Touro Synogogue - 1763

Touro Synogogue - 1763 Newport Rhode Island


Stock #: 252782
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
City: Newport
State: Rhode Island (RI)
County: Newport
Publisher: Society of Friends of Touro Synagogue
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)

Make an Offer Send Print
Additional Details:
Touro Synogogue - 1763 A National Historic Site Touro St., Newport, R. I. This is the oldest Synagogue in America, named for Isaac de Touro who came here from Amsterdam in 1758. Designed by Peter Harrison, America's first architect, the building is set at an angle to the street so that the Ark of the Convenant is on a wall facing Jeruselem