Temple B'nai Israel is currently closed for restoration until May 2023. Tours are not available at this time.
Open year-round by appointment only
Temple B’nai Israel is open to the public with the support of local docents from the congregation. Visits include a guided tour of the historic building; Of Passover and Pilgrimage, an exhibit documenting the history and everyday life of Natchez’s Jewish families; and The Natchez Jewish Experience, an award-winning documentary film. Group tours of the Jewish cemetery and Jewish homes are available by special arrangement.
$15 per person suggested donation.
All funds support Temple B’nai Israel.
To arrange a visit, please call:
Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life - 601.362.6357
or Historic Natchez Foundation - 601.442.2500
Interested in planning a trip to the Jewish South?
Learn more about the Institute of Southern Jewish Life's Southern Jewish Heritage Tours.
Temple B'nai Israel