Congregation Mickve Israel
As the third oldest Jewish congregation in America and the first synagogue built in Georgia, Mickve Israel welcomes visitors from across the globe to explore our stunning synagogue and rich history. In our Lawrence & Nancy Gutstein Museum, you can find the oldest Torah in North America, letters to the congregation from many presidents, and other unique artifacts. Congregation Mickve Israel was named one of the “15 Most Beautiful Synagogues in the World” by Condé Nast Traveler and rated among the “15 BEST Things to Do in Savannah” by Trip Advisor. Whether you are visiting Savannah on your own, or you are traveling with a group, we invite you to come take one of our 45-minute, docent-guided tours of this very special place.