Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association
The oldest local ethnic historical society in Rhode Island.

Rhode Tour

The Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association collaborated with the Rhode Island Council for Humanities and created the Jewish Rhode Tour

With six points of interest to launch this virtual tour, users will “visit” iconic places in Rhode Island that hold historic value in the state’s Jewish history. From Newport to Woonsocket, to the heart of South Providence, you will learn about key pieces in the Jewish community of Rhode Island throughout history. 

Touro Cemetery Tour

South Providence Tour

Central Falls and Pawtucket Tour

Sons of Jacob Synagogue Tour

The Jewish Orphanage of Rhode Island Tour

Woonsocket – Congregation B’Nai Israel Tour