New Orleans Jewish History Tour

Did you know that in 18th-century Louisiana, there was a law that forbade Jewish settlement? Or that New Orleanian Jews supported their brethren in the holy land as early as the 1850s?  

This virtual New Orleans Jewish history tour tells the tale of this community in a unique city. Learn about the first Jews to arrive in New Orleans, the heroism of Holocaust survivors, major contributions to the establishment of the State of Israel, and much more.