RIPR News
1:16 pm
Mon December 31, 2001

Touro Synagogue

Newport, RI – A month long celebration of history comes to a Close today at the oldest synagogue in North America. The Touro Synagogue is among the best known Jewish temples in the world. This year it became part of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. WRNI's Av Harris reports on how it became a national symbol of religious freedom.