Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue

450 Kensington Ave.
Westmount, QC H3Y 3A2- Map It
(514) 937-9471

AAA Editor Notes

Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue (Synagogue de Shaar Hashomayim), 450 Kensington Ave. (M: Atwater), dates from 1846 and is the second oldest synagogue in Canada. The size of the congregation, more than 1,600 families, and the 2,000-person seating capacity of the sanctuary make this among the largest synagogues in the country. Guided tours are available; narration in English is offered. Guided tours are available.
Donations. Reservations are required.
Hours: Tours depart Mon.-Thurs. 9:30-4.