Discover the rich Jewish heritage of Batumi, Georgia on this livestreamed, virtual tour. We will see the historic Great Synagogue of Batumi, built in 1904, a key landmark reflecting the architectural and religious significance of the city’s Jewish community. We’ll learn about the contributions of the Jewish population to Batumi’s cultural and economic life during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The tour also covers the community’s experiences during periods of upheaval, such as Soviet repression and World War II, and highlights ongoing efforts to preserve and celebrate Jewish heritage sites in the city. Co-presented with Wowzitude.