One Of The Oldest Synagogues In The U.S., Gates Of Heaven In Wisconsins Is Now 159 Years Old
By Ben Jones|Published March 02, 2022
Ben Jones is at heart an adventurer who delights in inspiring others. A former reporter and photojournalist, he explored towns large and small as a Wisconsin correspondent for USA Today. He later became a lead photographer and senior copywriter for an award-winning destination marketing agency, before founding Boldland Creative, a company that produces photography, video, and other content for travel destinations. Jones has completed photography and content projects in more than 15 states and when he’s not looking through a camera or at his Macbook you’ll find him exploring the world’s lakes and forests.
A Madison lakefront park holds an important landmark building that’s been part of the city since its earliest days. The Gates of Heaven Synagogue is a treasure that’s a must-visit when you’re in Madison. It’s as gorgeous as it is historic and it has an interesting history that’s worth discovering. Here’s what you need to know about Gates of Heaven Synagogue in Madison, Wisconsin: