Temple Beth Israel (Stevens Point, Wisconsin)

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Temple Beth Israel
Temple Beth Israel Stevens Point.jpg
Temple Beth Israel
Location1475 Water St.
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Coordinates44°31′14″N 89°35′00″W / 44.52042°N 89.58344°W / 44.52042; -89.58344Coordinates: 44°31′14″N 89°35′00″W / 44.52042°N 89.58344°W / 44.52042; -89.58344
Built1905
ArchitectJohn Bukolt
NRHP reference #07000101
Added to NRHPMarch 1, 2007

Temple Beth Israel is located in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.[1]

The building is now a museum known as the Beth Israel Synagogue and is operated by the Portage County Historical Society.[2] Displays include Jewish religious practices and the history of the Stevens Point Jewish community.

History[edit]

The structure is the third oldest synagogue in Wisconsin.[3] It underwent remodeling in 1951.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Temple Beth Israel". Landmark Hunter.com. Retrieved 2012-03-11.
  2. ^ "Portage County Historical Society Museums". Portage County Historical Society. Retrieved 8 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Temple Beth Israel - Stevens Point, WI". Waymarking.com. Retrieved 2012-03-11.
  4. ^ "Temple Beth Israel". Wisconsin Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-03-11.

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