Modern in Houston

Beth Israel Temple Photo 2008 by Jason Smith

Congregation Beth Israel Temple
Architect: Irving R. Klein and Associates
5600 N. Braeswood Blvd.

Stephen Fox states in the HOUSTON ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE that this building, whose architecture, in a style called New Formalism, is reminiscent of the Michigan architect, Minoru Yamasaki. It is also home to the oldest Jewish congregation in Texas.

Photo by Jason Smith

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