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Rachel's Well is a community mikvah owned and operated by the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland. The mikvah is under the supervision of Rabbi Tzvi Fischer. 


We ask for a suggested donation based on the type of appointment.

  • $25 per single use
  • $75 for conversions, weddings and other special occasions.
  • Dish/Utensil Mikvah - user choice of amount 

Annual Memberships with unlimited uses of the Mikvah are also available: (Payment plans (quarterly, monthly) available on memberships)

  • $250 for individuals
  • $450 for families (includes 2 adults & all children in household under 18)
  • Payment plans (quarterly, monthly) available on memberships 


Before you come to Rachel's Well...

Being clean is necessary before using the Mikvah; everyone must shower before entering, even if you bathed right before your appointment​. We provide two preparation rooms where you can undress, remove all jewelry, wash, shampoo, brush teeth, and remove all obstacles (physical & symbolic) between your body and the Mikvah waters. Click here to view Frequently Asked Questions. 

Requests to use the Mikvah should be made at least 4 days (1 week preferable) in advance. Appointments are confirmed via email or text.

For more information call 971.220.5580, email, or visit

Sat, April 1 2023 10 Nisan 5783