Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue





Created: 7 December 2011
Latest revision or update: 1 February 2012


Entrance to Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue, December 2011
Louise Messik, 2011

Congregation Data

Name: Sha'ar Hashamayim Synagogue
(Esnoga Sha'ar Hashamayim in Spanish)
also known as Esnoga Grande (the Great Synagogue)
Address: 47/49 Engineer Lane (PO Box 174), Gibraltar
Local Authority: Government of Gibraltar
Date Founded: 1724 by Isaac Nieto of London: Synagogue rebuilt 1768.
(Prior to 1724, services were held in private accommodation.)
Current Status: Active
Ritual: Orthodox: Gibraltarian/Moroccan Sephardi
Affiliation: Jewish Community of Gibraltar
Marriage Certification: Jewish Community of Gibraltar
Website: http://www.jewishgibraltar.com/synagogues.php

Other  Information

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