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Kam Isaiah Israel Congregation

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A gorgeous synagogue with interesting neighbours in a cool neighbourhood

We were going through some of the south Chicago neighbourhoods and stopped by this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Calgary, Canada
Chicago's most important Jewish landmark

I attended an open house tour of KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation (URJ) in 2015. I thoroughly enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2016
Evanston, Illinois
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16 Nov 2018
“A gorgeous synagogue with interesting neighbours in a cool neighbourhood”
10 Jan 2016
“Chicago's most important Jewish landmark”
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

We were going through some of the south Chicago neighbourhoods and stopped by this beautiful synagogue. It's a very wonderful-looking building, and unfortunately we weren't able to see the inside. We did notice there were barricades across the street, and found out that Barack and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

I attended an open house tour of KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation (URJ) in 2015. I thoroughly enjoyed it, and came away with greater appreciation of Chicago's Jewish history. The members are welcoming and the building is so well maintained. KAM Isaiah Israel is a must-see...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Walked by the synagogue prior to a tour of the Kenwood neighborhood. The brick synagogue is can only be viewed from E Hyde Park Blvd since it is located across the street from Obama's home and streets are blocked by the Secret Service. Tours of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Kenwood is another one of Chicago’s popular South Side
neighborhoods. Known for its famous past and present
residents, including Muhammad Ali and Barack Obama,
Kenwood is a neighborhood of mansions, Frank Lloyd
Wright masterpieces, historic homes, Art Deco
high-rises and historic streets. Located along the
Lake Michigan shoreline, it’s a picturesque area to
enjoy a walk along the water or in one of the area’s
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