Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue

Holland Park

London W11




page created: 30 October 2006
Latest revision or update: 24 February 2015

Congregation Data

Current Name:

Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue, Holland Park

Alternative Name:

Holland Park Synagogue

Former Name:

The Sephardi Congregation of Levantine Jews, London


8 St. James's Gardens, London W11 4RB

Current Status:


Date Founded:



Orthodox Sephardi


Independent, but entered into a Deed of Association with the Spanish and Portuguese Jews Congregation in 1928.


Rabbi Lavi - 1997 to Present (February 2015)



Local Government Districts:

Holland Park is an affluent residential district in West Central London within the Royal London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (an Inner London Borough, established on 1 April 1965) within the administrative area of Greater London. 

Previously, Holland Park was in the former Royal (Metropolitan) Borough of Kensington (established in 1900, granted royal status in 1901) within the former County of London (established in 1889), both of which entities were abolished in 1965.

Registration Districts:

From 1 July 1837 - Kensington
Since 1 July 1981 - Kensington and Chelsea (which would now hold any registers)

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the Royal Borough of the Kensington and Chelsea

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of Spanish and Portuguese Jews Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




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