Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue

Hanchi di Snoa 29
Willemstad, 99 - Map It

AAA Editor Notes

Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue is at Hanchi di Snoa 29 in Punda. Consecrated in 1732, the synagogue is the oldest active Jewish temple in continuous use in the Western Hemisphere. A thick layer of sand on the floor symbolizes the Israelites' wanderings in the desert before they reached the Promised Land.
Synagogue and museum $10; free (ages 0-12).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-4:30. Services are held Fri. at 6:30 p.m., Sat. and Jewish holidays at 10 a.m. Closed major holidays.