Chelsea Jewish Tour, Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 10:30 am

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2022, 10:30 AM. Join our walking tour of Jewish Chelsea, one of the most significant sites of American Jewish immigrant history.  In the early 20th century, Chelsea was “Little Jerusalem,” rivaled only by New York City as the most populous Jewish city per capita in the United States.   Visit historic synagogues, taste artisan bagels, and learn about the unique Chelsea immigrant community where Jewish immigrants prayed, raised families, conducted business, and laid the foundation for Jewish life in America today.  Starting location to be determined.  The tour lasts for two hours, indoors and outdoors, and is conducted by Ellen Rovner, Ph.D., a cultural anthropologist and Chelsea native.  CHELSEA JEWISH TOUR IS FREE FOR CHELSEA RESIDENTS, BUT REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.