List of Masonic Grand Lodges

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This is a list of all verifiable organizations that claim to be a Masonic Grand Lodge.

A Masonic "Grand Lodge" (also "Grand Orient") is the governing body that supervises and governs the individual "Lodges" of Freemasons in any particular geographical area or "jurisdiction", (usually corresponding to a national boundary or other major political unit). Some are large, with thousands of members divided into hundreds of subordinate Lodges. Others are tiny, with only a few members in one or two subordinate Lodges. Sometimes there will be only one Grand Lodge in a given area. More often, however, there will be several competing Grand Lodges claiming the same jurisdictional area, or claiming overlapping areas. This fact leads to debates over legitimacy: Not all Grand Lodges and Grand Orients recognize each other as being legitimate. However, such recognition is not relevant to this list. Inclusion criteria only establish a physical (as against an internet) presence, and lodges which meet as masons. See the Talk page for further discussion on this point.

Membership numbers are subject to change. For current figures, please check the sources which are indicated in the reference section.

Africa[edit]

Jurisdictional area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
Benin Grand Bénin de la République du Bénin (Grand Lodge of the Republic of Bénin)[1][2] 1967[3] CLIPSAS
Benin Grand Loge du Bénin (Grand Lodge of Bénin)[4][5] 1995[6][7] 17 [6] 450 [6][8]
Burkina Faso Grande Loge du Burkina Faso (Grand Lodge of Burkina Faso)[7] 1997 10 375 [8]
Cameroon Grande Loge du Cameroun (Grand Lodge of Cameroon)[7] 2001 4 222 [8]
Cameroon Grande Loge Nationale du Cameroun (National Grand Lodge of Cameroon)[5]
Cameroon Grande Loge Féminine du Cameroun (Women's Grand Lodge of Cameroon)[9] 1 GLFF
Cameroon Grand Orient & Loge Unis du Cameroun (Grand Orient and United Lodge of Cameroon)[1] CLIPSAS
Congo, Republic of Grands Orient & Loge Associés du Congo (Grand Orient and Lodge Associates of the Congo)[1] CLIPSAS
Congo, Democratic Republic of Grand Orient du Congo (Grand Orient of the Congo)[1] CLIPSAS
Congo, Democratic Republic of Grande Loge du Congo, Kinshasa (Grand Lodge of the Congo, Kinshasa)[5]
Congo, Democratic Republic of Grande Loge de France, District Congo (Grand Lodge of France, Congo District)[10] 4 REHFRAM
Gabon Grande Loge du Gabon (Grand Lodge of Gabon)[4][5] 1983 14 [8]
Gabon Grande Loge Symbolique du Gabon (Symbolic Grand Lodge of Gabon)[11] 1975 14
Gabon Grande Loge Féminine du Gabon (Women's Grand Lodge of Gabon)[9] GLFF
Guinea Le Droit Humain - Juridiction de la Guinée Conackry (Le Droit Humain, Guinée Juridiction, Conackry)[12] DH
Ivory Coast Grand Loge de Côte d'Ivoire (Grand Lodge of the Ivory Coast)[4][7] 1989 27 1,000 [8]
Ivory Coast Grand Loge Unie de Côte d'Ivoire (United Grand Lodge of the Ivory Coast) [5]
Ivory Coast Le droit Humain - Juridiction de la Côte d'Ivoire (Le Droit Humain, Ivory Coast Jurisdiction)[12] DH
Liberia Masonic Order of Liberia[13] 1867
Madagascar Le Droit Humain - Juridiction de Madagascar (Le Droit Humain, Madagascar Juridiction) [12] DH
Madagascar Grande Loge Nationale de Madagascar (National Grand Lodge of Madagascar) [5] 1996 9 232 [8]
Madagascar Grand Rite Malgache [1] CLIPSAS
Mali Le Droit Humain - Juridiction de Mali (Le Droit Humain, Mali Jurisdiction) [4][12][14] 1 DH
Mali Grande Loge Nationale Malienne (National Grand Lodge of Mali) [5]
Mauritius Grande Loge de Mauritus (Grand Lodge of Mauritius) [5][15] 2005 15 389 [8]
Mauritius Le droit Humain - Juridiction de la Ile Maurice (Le Droit Humain, Mauritius Juridiction) [12] 1 DH
Mauritius Grande Loge de l’Ocean Indien des Rites Esoteriques (Grand Lodge of the Indian Ocean of the Esoteric Rites) [16] 2013 8
Morocco Grande Loge unie du Moroc (United Grand Lodge of Morocco) [5] 2005 5 80 GLUDE[17]
Morocco Grande Loge Féminine du Maroc (Women's Grand Lodge of Morocco) [18] 2008 3 DH
Morocco La Grande Loge Régulière du Royaume du Maroc (Grand Regular Lodge of the Kingdom of Morocco) (GLRRM) 2000 7 [8]
Morocco Grand Orient du Maroc (Grand Orient of Morocco) [19] 2009 4 42
Nigeria District Grand Lodge of Nigeria (UGLE)[20] 1806 35
Nigeria Grand Lodge of Nigeria [21] 2012
Senegal Grande Loge du Senegal (Grand Lodge of Senegal) [4] 1993 12 [8]
Senegal Grande Loge Féminine du Senegal (Women's Grand Lodge of Senegal) [9] GLFF
South Africa Grand Lodge of South Africa [4][5] 1961 64[7][22] 1,271[8]
South Africa South African Federation, The International Order of Co-Freemasonry, Le Droit Humain [12][23] 1912 4 DH
Togo Grande Loge Nationale Togolaise (National Grand Lodge of Togo) [4][5] 1992 48 1,500 [8]
Togo Le droit Humain - Juridiction de Togo (Le Droit Humain, Togo Jurisdiction) [12] DH

Asia[edit]

Country State, or Other Geographical Area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
China (Peoples Republic of) Hong Kong District Grand Lodge of Hong Kong and the Far East [20][24] 1846 A unit of the UGLE[20]
India Grand Lodge A.F.& A.M. of India[25] 1961 360 19,205 [8]
India United Grand Lodges of India [26] 2001
India Madras District Grand Lodge of Madras [20][27] 1767 18 A unit of the UGLE[20]
India Bombay District Grand Lodge of Bombay [20] A unit of the UGLE[20]
India Bengal District Grand Lodge of Bengal A unit of the UGLE[20]
India Northern India District Grand Lodge of Northern India A unit of the UGLE[20]
Israel Grand Lodge of the State of Israel A.F. & A.M.[5][28] 1953 52 [8] 2,000 [7]
Israel The New Grand Lodge Jerusalem of Freemasons in Israel.[29][30] 2013 5
Israel Le Droit Humain - Israeli Jurisdiction[31] 1989 DH
Japan Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, lodges in Japan 1952 1 [8] A unit of the GL of MA,[32] COGMNA
Japan Grand Lodge of Japan[5][33] 1957 16 1,753 [8]
Lebanon Grand Unified Lebanese Lodge[34] 1996 5 100+ UMM, GLUDE, CLIPSAS
Lebanon District Grand Lodge of Syria and Lebanon 1958 10 [8] A unit of the GL of NY[35]
Lebanon Grand Orient Arabe Oecuménique[36] 1950 300
Lebanon Grand Loge Bet-El[4][37] 1986[6] 4[6] 94[6]
Lebanon Grand Lodge Of Cedars [38] 1980[6] 5[6] 300+[6] UMM
Philippines Grand Lodge of F. & A.M. of the Philippines[5] 1912 349 22,896 [8]
Taiwan (Republic of China) Grand Lodge of China, F. & A.M.[5] 1949 13 567 [8]

Australia, NZ and Oceania[edit]

Country or Greater Geographical Area State, Province, or Other Geographical Area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
Australia Le Droit Humain - Australian federation [39] 1911 8 DH
Australia New South Wales United Grand Lodge of New South Wales A.F. & A.M. [40] 1888 323 12,000 [8]
Australia Queensland United Grand Lodge of Queensland A.F. & A.M.[41] 1921[22] 284 8,560 [8]
Australia South Australia and Northern Territory Grand Lodge of South Australia and Northern Territory A.F & A.M.[42] 1884[22] 105 2,896 [8]
Australia Tasmania Grand Lodge of Tasmania A.F. & A.M.[43] 1890 41 1,250 [8]
Australia Victoria United Grand Lodge of Victoria A.F. & A.M.[44] 1889 293 12,300 [8]
Australia Western Australia Grand Lodge of Western Australia A.F. & A.M.[45] 1900 [22] 131 4,100 [8]
New Zealand Grand Lodge of New Zealand A.F. & A.M.[46] 1890 253 8,550 [8]
Tahiti La Grande Loge Régulière de Tahiti et des Archipels (Grand Lodge of Tahiti and the Archipelagos) (GLRT) [47][48] 2011 5 120 [47]

Europe[edit]

Jurisdictional area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
Andorra Gran Lògia d'Andorra (Grand Lodge of Andorra) [5][49] 2000 10 340
Armenia Grand Lodge of Armenia [5] 2002 7 [8][50]
Austria Großloge von Österreich (The Grand Lodge of Austria A.F. & A.M.)[5][51] 1918 [7] 73 3,258 [8]
Austria Großloge des Alten und Angenommenen Schottischen Ritus von Österreich (Grand Lodge of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Austria) [52] 2011 8 210 GLUDE
Austria Großorient von Österreich (Grand Orient of Austria) [1][53] 1961 8 CLIPSAS
Austria Grand Lodge Humanitas[1] 1989 CLIPSAS
Austria Großloge "Ordo ab Chao" von Österreich, A.A.S.R. (Grand Lodge "Order from Chaos" of Austria, A.A.S.R.) [54] 2012 3 CGLEM
Austria Droit Humain of Austria[12] DH
Belgium Fédération belge du Droit Humain / Belgische federatie van Droit Humain (le Droit Humain, Belgian Federation)[12] 1928 61 6,500 AMIL, DH, LFB, SIMPA
Belgium Grande Loge de Belgique / Grootloge van België (Grand Lodge of Belgium)[55] 1959 52 2,500 LFB, AMIL, SIMPA
Belgium Grande Loge féminine de Belgique / Vrouwengrootloge van België (Women's Grand Lodge of Belgium) [56] 1981 33 1,600 LFB, AMIL, CLIPSAS, CLIMAF
Belgium Grande Loge Régulière de Belgique / Reguliere Grootloge van België (Regular Grand Lodge of Belgium)[5][57] 1979 52 720 [8]
Belgium Grand Orient de Belgique (Grand Orient of Belgium) [58] 1833 108 10,000+ LFB, AMIL, SIMPA, CLIPSAS
Belgium Suprême Conseil de Belgique (Supreme Council of Belgium) [59] HC of France
Bulgaria Великата Ложа на Старите Свободни и Приети Зидари в България (Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. of Bulgaria) [60][61] 1997 [62] 57 [63] near 2,000 [63][64]
Bulgaria Обединена велика ложа на България (United Grand Lodge of Bulgaria) [5][65] 2001 55 1,846 [8][64]
Bulgaria Великата Ложа на България (Grand Lodge of Bulgaria)[66][67] 1917 (revived 2010) 3 50 CGLMES
Croatia Velike Lože Starih, Slobodnih I Prihvaćenih Zidara Hrvatske (Grand Lodge of Croatia) [68] 1775 12 304 [8]
Cyprus ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΣΤΟΑ ΤΗΣ ΚΥΠΡΟΥ (Grand Lodge of Cyprus) [5] 2006 12 520 [8]
Czech Republic Veliká Lóže České Republiky (Grand Lodge of the Czech Republic)[5][69] 1923 19 500 [8]
Czech Republic Velká lóže zemí Českých (Grand Lodge of the Czech Lands)[70] 2001 4 60
Czech Republic Velká lóže svobodných a přijatých zednářů Humanitas Bohemia [71] 28 October 1993 2 60 CATENA
Denmark Danske Frimurerorden (Danish Order of Freemasons) [5][72] 1743[73] 100[74] 9,497 [8]
Denmark Storlogen af Danmark (Grand Lodge of Denmark) [1][75] 1932 4 CLIPSAS
Estonia Grand Lodge of Estonia [5][76] 18 February 1999 12 340+
Finland Suomen Suurloosi / Storlogen i Finland (Grand Lodge of F. & A. Masons of Finland) [5][77] 1924 159[78] 7,036 [8][78]
Finland Le Droit Humain Suomen Liitto / Internationella Sam-Frimurarorden Le Droit Humain Finska Förbundet [12] 1920 11[79] DH
France Fédération française de l'Ordre maçonnique mixte international le Droit Humain (le Droit Humain - French Federation) [80] 1893 518 16,000+ DH, IMF, UMM
France Grande Loge de France (GLdF or GLF) [81] 1894 850 34,000 GLUDE
France Grande Loge féminine de France (Women's Grand Lodge of France) [82] 1945 / 1952 360 13,000 CLIMAF, IMF, UMM
France fr:Grande loge écossaise réformée et rectifiée d'Occitanie [83] 1995 15 250
France Grande Loge féminine de Memphis-Misraïm [84] 1965 1,000 IMF
France Grande Loge Française de Memphis-Misraïm [1][85] 1960 21 300[citation needed] CLIPSAS
France Grande Loge mixte de France [86] 1982 175 4,000[citation needed] IMF
France Grande Loge mixte universelle [87] 1973 57[citation needed] 1,200 IMF
France Grande Loge Nationale Française (GLNF) [88] 1913 800 ? 25,000[89]
France Grande Loge Traditionnelle et Symbolique Opéra (GLTSO) [90] 1958 202 4,500 IMF GLUDE
France Grande Loge unie de France [91] 1994 12 150[citation needed]
France Grand Orient Arabe Oecuménique [92] 2010
France Grand Orient de France (Grand Orient of France) (GOdF or GOF) [93] 1728 / 1773 1,150 52,000[93] AMIL, IMF, SIMPA, CLIPSAS, UMM
France Loge nationale française [94] 1968 25 300 IMF
France Ordre initiatique et traditionnel de l'Art royal [95] 1974 75 930[citation needed] IMF
France Supreme Council of France [96] 1804 348 7,900 [96] HC of South Jurisdiction (1801)[96]
Germany Große National-Mutterloge "Zu den drei Weltkugeln" (GNML 3WK) [97] 13 September 1740 [98] 40 [99] VGLvD [100]
Germany Große Landesloge der Freimaurer von Deutschland (GLL FvD) [101] [102] 100 3,500 VGLvD [100]
Germany Souveräner GrossOrient von Deutschland (SGOvD) [103] 2002 [103] 7  ?
Germany Großloge der Alten Freien und Angenommenen Maurer von Deutschland (GL AFuAMvD) [104] 19 June 1949 260 10,000 VGLvD [100]
Germany The Grand Lodge of British Freemasons in Germany (GL BFG) [105] 1959/1982 16 VGLvD [100]
Germany American Canadian Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M (ACGL) [106] 29 September 1962/23 October 1970 44 - The five units of the VGLvD, constituting the United Grand Lodges of Germany, have 477 lodges.[8] The five units of the VGLvD, constituting the United Grand Lodges of Germany, have 14,000 members.[8] VGLvD,[100] CGMNA
Germany Le Droit Humain - Deutsche Jurisdiktion [12] 31 December 1969 DH
Germany Humanitas - Freimaurergrossloge für Männer und Frauen in Deutschland [107] 1959 10 160 CATENA, CLIPSAS
Germany Frauen Grossloge von Deutschland (FGLvD) [108] 1982 [109] 18[110] CLIMAF
Greece Διεθνές Τεκτονικόν Τάγμα "ΔΕΛΦΟΙ" (International Masonic Order of Delphi)[111] 1926 44 UMM
Greece Μεγάλη Στοά της Ελλάδος (Grand Lodge of Greece, A.F. & A.M.)[5][112] 1811 104 [8]
Greece Εθνική Μεγάλη Στοά της Ελλάδος (National Grand Lodge of Greece)[113] 1986 57 800+
Hungary Magyarországi Symbolikus Nagypáholy (Symbolic Grand Lodge of Hungary)[5][114] 1886/1989 14 400 [8]
Hungary Magyarországi Nagyoriens [115] 1871/1992 9 300 AAECE
Iceland Icelandic Order of Freemasons, Grand Lodge of Iceland [116] 1951 16 [7] 3,459 [8]
Ireland Grand Lodge of Ireland [117] 1725 696 [7]  ??
Italy Grande Oriente d'Italia (Grand Orient of Italy)[118] 1805 777 21,686 [8] HC of Italy
Italy Gran Loggia d’Italia (Grand Lodge of Italy; the "Piazza del Gesú" or "Palazzo Vitelleschi" Obedience) [1][119] 1908 420 9,500 CLIPSAS, SIMPA, UMM
Italy Regular Grand Lodge of Italy [5][120] 1993 210 3,500
Italy Gran Loggia Italiana [121] 2007 24 300
Italy Gran Loggia Tradizionale d'Italia [122] 2011 19 220
Italy Gran Loggia Massonica Femminile d’Italia [1][123] 1990 11 185 CLIPSAS, CLIMAF
Italy Grand Lodge National dei Liberi Muratori d'Italia [124] 1805 80 CGLEM
Italy Grande Oriente d'Italia della Massoneria di Rito Scozzese Antico e Accettato [125] 1805
Italy Supremo Consiglio del Rito Scozzese Antico e Accettato [126] 1805
Latvia Latvijas Lielloža [127] 2003 6 150+
Lithuania Lietuvos laisvuju murininku Didžioji Lože AF & AM (Grand Lodge of Lithuania)[5] 2002 6
Luxembourg Grande Loge du Luxembourg [128] 1803 5 280
Luxembourg Grande Orient du Luxembourg [1][129] 1959 / 1982 10 459 CLIPSAS, UMM
Macedonia Grand Lodge of Macedonia [130] 1995 [131] 4 [132] 150 [133]
Malta Sovereign Grand Lodge of Malta [5]

[134]

2004 9 300 [7]
Moldova Marea Lojă a Moldovei (Grand Lodge of Moldova) [135] 1999 [136] 17 [8]
Monaco La Grande Loge Nationale Régulière de la Principauté de Monaco[5][137] 19 February 2011 200 [138]
Montenegro Velká Lóže Crne Gore (Grand Lodge of Montenegro) [139] 2007 4 [140]
The Netherlands Grand Orient of the Netherlands [5][141] 1756 164 6,302 [8]
The Netherlands Grande Loge Mixte des Pays-Bas (Mixed Grand Lodge of the Low Countries)[1][142] 2001 ? 7 CLIPSAS
Norway Norwegian Order of Freemasons [5][143] 1891 63 18,900 [7]
Poland National Grand Lodge of Poland/Wielka Loża Narodowa Polski [5][144] 2006 11
Portugal Grand Loja Legal de Portugal (GLLP/GLRP) (Legal Grand Lodge of Portugal) [5][145] 1991 92 1,800 [8]
Portugal Grand Orient of Lusitania [1][146] 1802 CLIPSAS, UMM
Romania Marea Lojă Naţională din România (MLNdR) (National Grand Lodge of Romania) [5][147][148] 1880/1993 361 10,000 [8]
Romania Marea Lojă Naţională Română "1880" (Romanian National Grand Lodge "1880") [149][150] 2010 16 ? 500 ? UMMT
Romania Regular Grand Lodge of Romania [151] 2006 12 250 SOGLIA
Russia Grand Lodge of Russia [152] 1995 25 [8][153][154] 800 [8][153]
Russia United Grand Lodge of Russia[155] 2008[156] 8 120
Russia Le Droit Humain[12][157] 2013 1[158] 8 DH
San Marino La Serenissima Gran Loggia della Repubblica di San Marino (Serene Grand Lodge of the Republic of San Marino) [5][159] 2003 4 80 [8]
Serbia Grand Lodge of the Masonic High Council of Serbia[160]
Serbia National Grand Lodge of Serbia [161] 1997 12 300 GLUDE
Serbia Regular Grand Lodge of Serbia [5][162] 1919 (as GL Yugoslavia) 30 1,006 [8]
Serbia United Grand Lodges of Serbia [163] 2006 17 450
Slovak Republic Veľká Lóža Slovenska [5][164] 21 March 2009 3 60
Slovenia Grand Lodge of Slovenia[5][165] 1999
Slovenia Regular Grand Lodge of Slovenia[160]
Spain Grand Lodge of Spain[5][166] 1982 176 2,500 [8]
Spain Gran Logia Simbólica Española (Spanish Symbolic Grand Lodge) [1][167] 1980 41 CLIPSAS, UMM
Spain Supreme Council, 33º (Scottish Rite) [168] 1811
Spain Masonic Supreme Council of Spain (Scottish Rite)[169] 1980
Spain (Andaluza) Gran Logia de la Comunidad Andaluza (Grand Lodge of Andalusia)[170] 1982 ? 1 CGLME
Spain (Madrid) Gran Oriente de Madrid (Grand Orient of Madrid)[171] 1982 ? 1 CGLME
Spain (Catalonia) Grand Orient of Catalonia [1][172] 1989 CLIPSAS
Spain (Catalonia) Great Lodge of Catalonia [173] 1933
Sweden Swedish Order of Freemasons[5][174] 1735 [8] 43[174] 14,200[174]
Sweden Le Droit Humain - Scandinavian Federation (Sweden)[12][175] 1918 DH
Sweden Swedish Masonic Camp[176] 1951 8[177]
Sweden Grand Orient Latinoamericano[178] 1984 3 CLIPSAS
Sweden Jus Humanum Suecia[179] CATENA
Switzerland Grande Loge Suisse Alpina[5][180] 1844 82 [181] 3,842 [7]
Switzerland Fédération Suisse du Droit Humain [12][182] 1896 DH
Switzerland Grande Loge Mixte de Suisse (Mixed Grand Lodge of Switzerland) [183] 1999 8 145
Switzerland Grand Orient de Suisse[1][1][184] 1959 18[185] CLIPSAS
Switzerland Grande Loge Féminine de Suisse[186] 1976 17 350 CLIMAF
Turkey Grand Lodge of Turkey F.& A.M.[5][187] 1909 224 14,788 [8]
Turkey Liberal Grand Lodge of Turkey[1][188] 1966 55 2,000 CLIPSAS, UMM
Ukraine Grand Lodge of Ukraine[5][189] 2005 8 250 [8]
United Kingdom (England and Wales) United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE)[190] 1717 / 1813 7,752 224,964 [8]
United Kingdom (Scotland) Grand Lodge of Scotland[191] 1736 1,050 [8]
United Kingdom Regular Grand Lodge of England[192] 2005 2 [193] HC

Central and South America[edit]

Country State or Other Geographical Area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
Continental Gran Oriente Latinoamericano (formerly Grande Oriente de Chile no Exílio)[1][194] 1984 CLIPSAS
Argentina Gran Logia de la Argentina de Libres y Acceptados Masones (Grand Lodge of Argentina) [5][195] 1857 208 4,500 [8] CMI
Bahamas See listing within North America section
Bolivia Gran Oriente de Bolivia (GOB) (Grand Orient of Bolivia) [196] 1901 12 4,600 [8] GLB-RAPM-GOF-RAPM, (GLB-RAPM-GOF-RAPM)
Bolivia Gran Logia de Bolivia (GLB) (Grand Lodge of Bolivia) [197] 1929 81 4,600 [8] CMI, (CMB)
Bolivia Gran Logia Regular de Bolivia (GLRB) (Regular Grand Lodge of Bolivia) [198] 2005 10 500 APROX.[8] ACMMM, (MHCMHCW)
Bolivia Gran Logia del Rito de York en Bolivia (GLRYB) (Grand Lodge Rite of York of Bolivia) [199] 1986 20 1000 [8] CLIPSAS, (CLIPSAS)
Bolivia Gran Logia Femenina Bolivia (GLFB) Feminine Grand Lodge of Bolivia") [200] 2007 6 1000 [8] FAMAF, (CLIPSAS)
Brasil Grande Oriente do Brasil (Grand Orient of Brasil) [5][201] 1822 2,652 81,277 [7] CMI
Brasil Grande Loja Maçonica Mista do Brasil[1] CLIPSAS
Brasil Grande Loja Feminina do Brasil (Women's Grand Lodge of Brasil) [1] CLIPSAS
Brasil Acre Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Acre (Grand Lodge of the State of Acre) (GLEAC) 1973 18 762 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brasil Alagoas Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Alagoas (Grand Lodge of the State of Alagoas) [202] 1959 20 450 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brasil Amapá Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Amapá (Grand Lodge of the State of Amapa) (GLOMAP) 1988 9 308 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brasil Amazonas Grande Loja Maçônica do Amazonas (Grand Lodge of Amazonas) (GLOMAM)[203][204] 1904 40 4,484 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Bahia Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado da Bahia (Grand Lodge of the State of Bahia)[205] 1927 165 6,640 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Ceará Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado da Ceará (Grand Lodge of the State of Ceara)[203][206] 1928 140 4,171 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Distrito Federal Grande Loja Maçônica do Distrito Federal (Grand Lodge of the Federal District)[203][207] 1963 38 1,000 [8] CMSB
Brazil Espirito Santo Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Espirito Santo (Grand Lodge of the State of Espirito Santo) (GLMEES)[203][208] 1970 98 7,511 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Goiás Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Goiás (Grand Lodge of the State of Goiás)[203] 1951 115 2,936 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Maranhão Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Maranhão (Grand Lodge of the State of Maranhão) (GLEMA)[203][209] 1960 46 1,190 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Mato Grosso Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Mato Grosso (Grand Lodge of the State of Mato Grosso)[203][210] 1978 84 2,281 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Mato Grosso do Sul Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Mato Grosso do Sul(Grand Lodge of the State of Mato Grosso do Sul)[5][211] 1962 61 2,475 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Minas Gerais Grande Loja Maçônica de Minas Gerais (Grand Lodge of Minas Gerais)[203][212] 1927 303 9,889 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Pará Grande Loja Maçônica do Pará (Grand Lodge of Pará)[203][213] 1927 66 2,200 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Paraíba Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado da Paraíba (Grand Lodge of Paraíba)[203][214] 1927 46 1,696 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Paraná Grande Loja do Paraná (Grand Lodge of Paraná)[203][215] 1941 151 4,601 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Paraná Grande Loja Unida do Paraná[1] 1981 CLIPSAS
Brazil Paraná Grand Orient of Paraná[216] 1952 92 2,800 COMAB
Brazil Pernambuco Grande Loja de Pernambuco (Grand Lodge of Pernambuco)[203] 1932 43 1,030 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Piauí Grande Loja Maçônica do Piauí (Grand Lodge of Piauí)[203] 1948 44 1,346 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (A.F.& A.M.) [5][217] 1927 188 [218] 6,100 [8] CMI, CMSB [219]
Brazil Rio de Janeiro Grande Oriente Independente do Rio de Janeiro [220] 1973 43 800 COMAB [221]
Brazil Rio Grande do Norte Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Rio Grande do Norte (Grand Lodge of the State of North Rio Grand) [203] 1974 25 710 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Rio Grande do Sul Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul (Grand Lodge of the State of South Rio Grand) [203][222] 1928 207 7,158 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brasil Rio Grande do Sul Grande Loja Regular do Rio Grande do Sul [223] 2008 SOGLIA
Brazil Rondônia Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Rondônia (Grand Lodge of the State of Rondônia) (GLOMARON) [203][224] 1985 37 1,035 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Roraima Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Roraima (Grand Lodge of the State of Roraima) [203] 1981 11 350 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Santa Catarina Grande Loja de Santa Catarina (Grand Lodge of Santa Catarina) (MRGLSC) [203][225] 1956 106 3,223 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil São Paulo Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de São Paulo (Grand Lodge of the State of São Paulo) [5][226] 1927 663 22,037 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Sergipe Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado de Sergipe (Grand Lodge of the State of Sergipe) (GLOMES) [203][227] 1983 14 398 [8] CMI, CMSB
Brazil Tocantins Grande Loja Maçônica do Estado do Tocantins (Grand Lodge of the State of Tocantins) [203] 1989 27 686 [8] CMI, CMSB
Caribbean Islands Prince Hall Grand Lodge of the Caribbean [5][228] 1993 10[229] PHCGM, PHA
Chile Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, lodges in Chile 1853 3 [8] A unit of the GL of MA,[32] COGMNA
Chile Gran Logia de Chile (Grand Lodge of Chile) [203][230] 1862 226 11,450 [8] CMI
Chile Gran Logia Nacional de Chile (National Grand Lodge of Chile) [231] 2010 3 90 SOGLIA
Chile Gran Oriente de Chile (Grand Orient of Chile) [1][232] 1961 CLIPSAS
Columbia Andes Gran Logia de los Andes-Bucaramanga (Grand Lodge of the Andes) [203] 1972 9 [8] CMI, CMC, CMB
Columbia Barranquillia Muy Respetable Gran Logia Nacional de Colombia-Barranquillia (National Grand Lodge of Columbia) [203] 1918 10 [8] CMI, CMC, CMB
Columbia Bogotá Gran Logia de Colombia-Bogotá, D.C. (Grand Lodge of Columbia) [203][233] 1922 48 [8] CMI, CMC, CMB
Columbia Occidental Gran Logia Occidental de Colombia-Cali (Grand Lodge of Western Columbia) [203][234] 1935 22 [8] CMI, CMC, CMB
Columbia Cartagena Serenisima Gran Logia Nacional de Colombia-Cartagena de Indias (National Grand Lodge of Columbia, Cartagena) [203][235] 1920 19 [8] 330 CMI, CMC, CMB
Columbia Oriental Gran Logia Oriental de Colombia-Cúcuta-norte "Francisco de Paula Santander" (Grand Lodge of Eastern Columbia, "Francisco de Paula Santander") [203] 1945 7 115 [8] CMI, CMC, CMB
Costa Rica Gran Logia de Costa Rica (Grand Lodge of Costa Rica) [203] 1899 10 220 [8] CMI, CMCA
Cuba Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, lodges in Cuba (Guantanamo) 1965 1 [8] A unit of the GL of MA,[32] COGMNA
Cuba Gran Logia de Cuba (Grand Lodge of Cuba) [5][203][236] 1859 316 29,110[8] CMI
Dominican Republic Gran Logia de la República Dominicana, Inc. (Grand Lodge of the Dominican Republic)[5][237] 1858 15[238] 1,200[8] CMI
Equador Gran Logia de los AA. LL. YAA. MM. Del Equador (Grand Lodge of Equador) [203] 1921 [8] 28 471 [8] CMI
Equador Riobamba Gran Logia Distrital del Centro ADSCRITA (Grand Lodge of the Central District, a unit of the Grand Lodge of Equador) 2005 3 [8] CMI (within GL of Equador)
Equador Quito Grandes Logias Distrital del Norte ADSCRITA (Grand Lodge of the Northern District, a unit of the Grand Lodge of Equador) 2005 9 [8] CMI (within GL of Equador)
Equador Cuenca Gran Logia Distrital del Sur ADSCRITA (Grand Lodge of the Southern District, a unit of the Grand Lodge of Equador) 2005 5 [8] CMI (within GL of Equador)
Ecuador Gran Logia Mixta de los Andes Ecuatoriales[239] 2011 8 140 GLMAE / GLMNAC
Ecuador Sublime Consejo del Rito Moderno para el Ecuador[240] 2011 4 80 SCRM Brasil / UMURM
El Salvador Gran Logia Cuscatlán [203] 1912 12 265 [8] CMI / COMACA
El Salvador Gran Oriente de El Salvador (Grand Orient of El Salvador) [1] 2007 5 CLIPSAS
Guatemala Gran Logia de Guatemala (Grand Lodge of Guatemala) [203][241] 1903 29 612 [8] CMI
Haiti Gran Logia Gran Oriente d'Haiti (Grand Orient of Haiti)[203] 1824 48 6,000 [8] CMI
Honduras Gran Logia de Honduras (Grand Lodge of Honduras)[203] 1922 12 [8] 250 CMI / COMADA
Nicaragua Gran Logia Simbólica de Nicaragua (Grand Symbolic Lodge of Nicaragua)[203] 1922 7 134 [8] CMI / CMCA
Panama Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, lodges in Panama 1906 4 [8] A unit of the GL of MA,[32] COGMNA
Panama Gran Logia de Panamá (Grand Lodge of Panama)[203][242] 1916 21 [8] 418 CMI
Paraguay Gran Logia Regular Multiritualística del Paraguay (Regular Grand Lodge Multi Ritualistic of Paraguay) [243] 2005 7 [8] 400 ACMMM, (MHCMHCW)
Paraguay Gran Logia Simbólica del Paraguay (Grand Symbolic Lodge of Paraguay) [244] 1869 60 [8] 2,150 CMI
Perú Gran Logia de la República del Peru (Grand Lodge of the Republic of Peru)[203][245] 1882 183 4,508 [8] CMI
Perú Gran Logia del Norte del Perú[246] 1999 15
Perú Gran Logia Constitucional del Perú (Grand Constitutional Lodge of Perú)[1][247] 2005 13 357 CLIPSAS
Uruguay Gran Logia del Uruguay (Grand Lodge of Uruguay) [203] 1856 98 4,750 [8] CMI
Venezuela Gran Logia de la Republica de Venezuela (Grand Lodge of Venezuela) [203][248] 1824 131 2,725 [8] CMI, CMB

North America[edit]

Country or Greater Geographical Area State, Province, or Other Geographical Area Grand Lodge Name Founded Lodges Members External Organizations
Bahamas Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Commonwealth of the Bahamas[5][249] 1950[250] 28[251] PHCGM, PHA
Canada Gran Logia de Lengua Española de Canada[252][253] 2005[254] 5[255]
Canada Grande Loge Nationale du Canada[1][256] 1985[257] 15[258] CLIPSAS
Canada Le Droit Humain — Fédération canadienne[12][259] 1980[260] 7[261]
Canada Alberta Grand Lodge of Alberta[5][262] 1905[22] 127[262] 7,302[8][263] CGMNA
Canada British Columbia Grand Lodge of British Columbia & the Yukon[5][264] 1871[22] 147[265] 8,874[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Manitoba Grand Lodge of Manitoba[5][266] 1875[22] 72 2,507[8][263] CGMNA
Canada New Brunswick Grand Lodge of New Brunswick[5][267] 1867[22] 51 3,274[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Grand Lodge of Newfoundland and Labrador[5][268] 1997 30 2,137[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Nova Scotia Grand Lodge of Nova Scotia[5][269] 1866[22] 95 4,853[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Ontario Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario[5][270] 1855[22] 559 48,332[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Ontario Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Ontario[5][271] 1852 11 PHCGM, PHA
Canada Prince Edward Island Grand Lodge of Prince Edward Island[5][272] 1875[22] 15 801[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Québec Grande Loge du Québec[5][273] 1869[22] 75 4,218[8][263] CGMNA
Canada Québec Grande Loge Mixte du Québec[274][275] 1979 3
Canada Saskatchewan Grand Lodge of Saskatchewan[5][276] 1906[22] 59 3,054[8][263] CGMNA
Caribbean Islands See listing within Central and South America section
Cuba See listing within Central and South America section
Dominican Republic See listing within Central and South America section
Mexico Gran Logia Valle de Mexico (Grand Lodge of the Valley of Mexico)[203][277] 1862 263 16,977[8] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico York Grand Lodge of Mexico, F. & A.M[203][278] 1862 14 376[8] CGLREU
Mexico Aguascalientes Gran Logia “Edmundo Games Orozco” del Estado de Aguascalientes (Grand Lodge of the State of Aguascalientes, “Edmundo Games Orozco”)[279][280] 1998[281] 8 [279][282] CGLREU
Mexico Baja California Gran Logia de Estado de Baja California (Grand Lodge of Baja California)[280][283] 1933[281] 34 [282] 550[8] CGLREU
Mexico Baja California Sur Gran Logia de Estado de Baja California Sur (Grand Lodge of Southern Baja California)[280][284] 1978[281] 12 [282] 210[8] CGLREU
Mexico Campeche Gran Logia del Estado de Campeche (Grand Lodge of the State of Campeche)[280] 1928[281] 19 [8][282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Chiapas Gran Logia del Estado de Chiapas (Grand Lodge of the State of Chiapas)[280][285] 1933[281] 12 [8][282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Chihuahua Gran Cosmos Asociación Civil del Rito Escocés Antiguo y Aceptado del Estado de Chihuahua (Grand Civil Association Cosmos of the Scottish Rite, State of Chihuahua)[286][287] 1990 [286]
Mexico Chihuahua Gran Logia "Cosmos" del Estado de Chihuahua (Grand Lodge of the State of Chihuahua, "Cosmos")[280][288] 1883[281] 30 [8][282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Coahuila Gran Logia "Benito Juarez" del Estado de Coahuila (Grand Lodge of the State of Coahuila, "Benito Juarez")[280][289] 1890[281] 24 [282] 284[8] CGLREU
Mexico Colima Gran Logia “Sur Oeste” del Estado de Colima (Grand Lodge of the State of Colima, “Southwest”)[280] 1937[281] 24 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Durango Gran Logia "Guadalupe Victoria" del Estado de Durango (Grand Lodge of the State of Durango, "Guadalupe Victoria")[280][290] 1923[281] 12 [282] 250 CGLREU
Mexico Estado de México (Federal District, or Mexico City) Gran Logia de la Ciudad de México (Grand Lodge of Mexico City)[291][292] 1997[281] 18 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Guanajuato Gran Logia del Estado de Guanajuato (Grand Lodge of the State of Guanajuato)[280][293] 1996[281] 10 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Guerrero Gran Logia del Estado de Guerrero (Grand Lodge of the State of Guerrero)[281] 1999[281] 17 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Hildalgo Gran Logia del Estado de Hidalgo (Grand Lodge of the State of Hidalgo)[280][294] 1940[281] 20 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Jalisco Gran Logia "Occidental Mexicana" (Grand Lodge of Western Mexico, in the State of Jalisco)[280][295] 1912[281] 25 [282] 520 [8] CGLREU
Mexico Michoacán Gran Logia “Lázaro Cárdenas” del Estado de Michoacán (Grand Lodge of the State of Michoacán, “Lázaro Cárdenas”)[280][296] 1969[281] 40 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Morelos Gran Logia “Soberana e Independiente” del Estado de Morelos (Grand Lodge of the State of Morelos, “Sovereign and Independent”)[280][297] 1997[281] 13 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Nayarit Gran Logia del Estado de Nayarit (Grand Lodge of the State of Nayarit)[280][297] 1954[281] 8 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Nuevo León Gran Logia de Nuevo León (Grand Lodge of Nuevo León)[280][298] 1905[281] 77 [282] 1,714 [8] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Oaxaca Gran Logia “Benito Juárez García” del Estado de Oaxaca (Grand Lodge of the State of Oaxaca, “Benito Juárez García”)[280][297] 1885[281] 22 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Puebla Gran Logia “Benemérito Ejército de Oriente” del Estado de Puebla (Grand Lodge of the State of Puebla, “Distinguished Army of the East”)[280][299] 1996[281] 15 [282] CGLREU
Mexico Querétaro Gran Logia del Estado de Querétaro (Grand Lodge of the State of Querétaro)[280][300] 1924[281] 14 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Quintana Roo Gran Logia “Andrés Quintana Roo” del Estado de Quintana Roo (Grand Lodge of the State of Quintana Roo, "Andrés Quintana Roo")[280][301] 1980[281] 20 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico San Luis Potosí Gran Logia de Estado Soberana e Independiente "El Potosi" (Grand Lodge of the Sovereign and Independent State of "El Potosi")[280][302] 1891[281] 13 [8][282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Sinaloa Gran Logia del Estado de Sinaloa (Grand Lodge of the State of Sinaloa)[280][303] 1985[281] 17 [8][282] CGLREU
Mexico Sonora Gran Logia del Pacifico (Grand Lodge of the Pacific)[280][304] 1923[281] 19 [8][282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Tabasco Gran Logia “Restauración” del Estado de Tabasco (Grand Lodge of the State of Tabasco, "Restoration")[280][305] 1923[281] 38 [282] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Tamaulipas Gran Logia del Estado de Tamaulipas (Grand Lodge of the State of Tamaulipas)[203][280][306] 1909[281] 94[282] 2,278 [8] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Veracruz Gran Logia "Unida Mexicana" de Veracruz (Grand Lodge of Veracruz, "United Mexico")[280][307] 1885 (1869)[281] 70 [280][282] 1,800 [8] CMI, CGLREU
Mexico Yucatán Gran Logia “La Oriental Penínsular” del Estado de Yucatán (Grand Lodge of the State of Yucatán, "Eastern Peninsula")[280][308] 1928 (1883)[281] 9 [282][308] CGLREU
Mexico Zacatecas Gran Logia “Jesús González Ortega” del Estado de Zacatecas (Grand Lodge of the State of Zacatecas, “Jesús González Ortega” )[309] 1994 [281] 17 [280][282] CGLREU
United States George Washington Union[1][310] 1976 5 37 CLIPSAS, SIMPA
United States National Sovereign Sanctuary Ancient and Primitive Rite of Memphis-Misraïm for the United States and Jurisdictions[311][312]
United States Honorable Order of American Co-Masonry[313][314] 1909/1994
United States Le Droit Humain - American federation[12][315] 1903 DH
United States National Grand Lodge Prince Hall Origin[316][317] National Compact
United States Alabama Grand Lodge of Alabama[5][318] 1821[319] 299 27,576 [8] CGMNA
United States Alabama King Solomon Grand Lodge[320][321]
United States Alabama Olive Branch Grand Lodge[322][323] National Compact
United States Alabama Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alabama[324][325] 1870[326] 593[327] 30,822 PHCGM, PHA
United States Alaska Grand Lodge of Alaska[5][328] 1981 20[329] 1,715 [8] CGMNA
United States Alaska Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alaska,[5][330] 1969[331] 7 315 [8] PHCGM, PHA
United States Arizona Grand Lodge of Arizona[5][332] 1882[319] 58 8,263 [8] CGMNA
United States Arizona Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Arizona[5][333] 9 313[327] PHCGM, PHA
United States Arkansas Alpha Grand Lodge[334][335] Int. FM
United States Arkansas M.W. Compact Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Arkansas Grand Lodge of Arkansas[5][336] 1838 243 12,005 CGMNA
United States Arkansas King Solomon Grand Lodge[337][338]
United States Arkansas Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Arkansas[325][339] 1870[326] 118 3,200[327] PHCGM, PHA
United States California Grand Lodge of California[5][340] 1850 338 57,267 [8] CGMNA
United States California Hiram of Tyre Grand Lodge[341][342]
United States California Mt. Nebo Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States California Prince Hall Grand Lodge of California[5][343] 1855 57 4,200 [8] PHCGM, PHA
United States California Regular Grand Lodge of California[344] 3
United States California Sons of Light Grand Lodge, California and Oregon[345][346]
United States California St. Anthony Grand Lodge of California of Oakland and Los Angeles[347][348]
United States Colorado Grand Lodge of Colorado[5][349] 1861 131 9,600 [8] CGMNA
United States Colorado Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Colorado, Wyoming and Utah[5][350] 17[327] 833 PHCGM, PHA
United States Connecticut Grand Lodge of Connecticut[5][351] 1789 94 12,423 [8] CGMNA
United States Connecticut Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Connecticut[5][352] 1873[326] 15 1,500[8] PHCGM, PHA
United States Delaware African Harmony Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Delaware Grand Lodge of Delaware[5][353] 1806 28 4,906 [8] CGMNA
United States Delaware Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Delaware[5][354] 1849[326] 17[327] 800 PHCGM, PHA
United States District of Columbia Eureka Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States District of Columbia Grand Lodge of District of Columbia[5][355] 1811 42 4,436 [8][356] CGMNA
United States District of Columbia King Solomon Grand Lodge[357][358]
United States District of Columbia Prince Hall Grand Lodge of District of Columbia[5][359] 1848 26 5,100[327] PHCGM, PHA
United States Florida Grand Lodge of Florida[5][360] 1830[319] 290 44,437 [8] CGMNA
United States Florida Regular Grand Lodge of Florida[344] 2010 2
United States Florida Meridian Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Florida Sunrise Grand Lodge[361][362] 2010 3[362]
United States Florida Renford P. Brown Grand Lodge[363][364] Int. FM
United States Florida Union Grand Lodge of Florida, Belize, Central America, and St. John (Prince Hall)[325][365] 1865 PHCGM, PHA
United States Georgia Grand Lodge of Georgia[5][366] 1786 428 42,297 [8] CGMNA
United States Georgia Jeff Long Grand Lodge[367] Int. FM
United States Georgia Lazarus Grand Lodge of the Jurisdiction of Georgia[368][369]
United States Georgia Modern Free and Accepted Masons of the World[370][371]
United States Georgia Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Georgia[325][372] 1870[326] 194[327] 10,107 PHCGM, PHA
United States Georgia Smooth Ashlar Grand Lodge[323][373] National Compact
United States Georgia St. Joseph Grand Lodge of Georgia[374][375]
United States Hawaii Grand Lodge of Hawaii[5][376] 1989 11[377] 1,807 [8][377] CGMNA
United States Hawaii Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Hawaii[5][378] 2001 5 PHCGM, PHA
United States Idaho Grand Lodge of Idaho[5][379] 1867 55 3,800 [8] CGMNA
United States Illinois Grand Lodge of Illinois[5][380] 1840 498 66,347 [8] CGMNA
United States Illinois Prince Hall Grand Lodge of the State of Illinois[5][381] 1867[326] PHCGM, PHA
United States Illinois Regular Grand Lodge of Illinois[382][383] 2003 4
United States Illinois St. James Grand Lodge[384][385]
United States Illinois St. John Grand Lodge[386][387]
United States Illinois St. Mark Grand Lodge[323][388] National Compact
United States Illinois United Grand Lodge Ancient and Accepted Masons[389][390] 2008 7
United States Illinois United Grand Lodge AF & AM[391][392] 1922 13
United States Indiana Grand Lodge of Indiana[5][393] 1818[319] 416 62,968 [8] CGMNA
United States Indiana Prince Edwin Grand Lodge of Indiana[323][394] National Compact
United States Indiana Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Indiana[5][395] 1956[326] 37[327] 2,100 PHCGM, PHA
United States Iowa Grand Lodge of Iowa[5][396] 1844[319] 282 21,500 [8] CGMNA
United States Iowa Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Iowa[5][397] 1881[326] 7[327] PHCGM, PHA
United States Kansas Grand Lodge of Kansas[5][398] 1856 237 21,439 [8] CGMNA
United States Kansas Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Kansas[5][399] 1875 42[327] 1,392 PHCGM, PHA
United States Kentucky Grand Lodge of Kentucky[5][400] 1800[319] 397 [8] 51,437 CGMNA
United States Kentucky Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Kentucky[325][401] 1866[326] 67[327] 2,400 PHCGM, PHA
United States Louisiana Grand Lodge of Louisiana[5][402] 1812[319] 252 20,482 [8] CGMNA
United States Louisiana Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Louisiana[325][326] 1863[326] 169[327] 7,823 PHCGM, PHA
United States Louisiana Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Louisiana[323] National Compact
United States Louisiana United Most Worshipful St. John's Grand Lodge[403]
United States Louisiana Universal Grand Lodge of Louisiana[404][405]
United States Maine Grand Lodge of Maine[5][406] 1820[319] 185 19,635 [8] CGMNA
United States Maryland Grand Lodge of Maryland[5][407] 1787[319] 100 16,146 [8] CGMNA
United States Maryland Hiram Grand Lodge State of Maryland[408][409] 1924[410] 20
United States Maryland King Douglas Grand Lodge[411][412] Int. FM
United States Maryland Maryland Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Maryland Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Maryland[5][413] 1845[326] 98[327] 4,762 PHCGM, PHA
United States Massachusetts George Washington Carver Grand Lodge[414][415]
United States Massachusetts[416] Grand Lodge of Massachusetts[5][417] 1733[319] 245 34,662 [8] CGMNA
United States Massachusetts Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts[5][418] 1791[326] 27 1,287 PHCGM, PHA
United States Michigan Grand Lodge of Michigan[5][419] 1826[319] 304 36,174 [8] CGMNA
United States Michigan Pride of the East Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Michigan Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Michigan[5][420] 1866[326] 47[327] 2,900 PHCGM, PHA
United States Michigan Ralph Bunche Grand Lodge[421][422] Int. FM
United States Minnesota Grand Lodge of Minnesota[5][423] 1853[319] 156 14,084 [8] CGMNA
United States Minnesota North Star Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Minnesota Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Minnesota[5][424] 1894[326] 14[327] 400 PHCGM, PHA
United States Mississippi Grand Lodge of Mississippi[5][425] 1818[319] 247 18,689 [8] CGMNA
United States Mississippi King David Grand Lodge of Mississippi[426][427]
United States Mississippi Prince Hall Grand Lodge[323][428] National Compact
United States Mississippi Stringer Grand Lodge of Mississippi[325][429] 1873 357[327] 17,910 PHCGM, PHA
United States Missouri Grand Lodge of Missouri[5][430] 1821[319] 350 42,851 [8] CGMNA
United States Missouri Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Missouri[5][431] 1866[326] 64[327] 2,549 PHCGM, PHA
United States Missouri St. Andrew's Grand Lodge [323] National Compact
United States Montana Grand Lodge of Montana[5][432] 1866[319] 94 5,796 [8] CGMNA
United States Nebraska Grand Lodge of Nebraska[5][433] 1857[319] 139 12,270 [8] CGMNA
United States Nebraska Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Nebraska[5][434] 1919[326] 8[327] 286 PHCGM, PHA
United States Nevada Grand Lodge of Nevada[5][435] 1865[319] 42 4,168 [8] CGMNA
United States Nevada Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Nevada[5][436] 1960[326] 6[327] 165 PHCGM, PHA
United States Nevada Regular Grand Lodge of Nevada[437] 4
United States Nevada St. Mark Grand Lodge of Nevada [438]
United States New Hampshire Grand Lodge of New Hampshire[5][439] 1789[319] 65 6,980 [8] CGMNA
United States New Jersey Garden State Grand Lodge[440]
United States New Jersey Grand Lodge of New Jersey[5][441] 1786[319] 122 24,353 [8] CGMNA
United States New Jersey Job Grand Lodge [442][443] IF&AMM
United States New Jersey King William Grand Lodge of New Jersey [440]
United States New Jersey Oriental Grand Lodge A. F. & A. M. of New Jersey[440][444]
United States New Jersey Prince Hall Grand Lodge of New Jersey[5][445] 1848[326] 52[327] 3,145 PHCGM, PHA
United States New Jersey Regular Grand Lodge of New Jersey[446] 4
United States New Jersey St. John's Grand Lodge [323] National Compact
United States New Mexico Grand Lodge of New Mexico[5][447] 1877[319] 57 5,228 [8] CGMNA
United States New Mexico Prince Hall Grand Lodge of New Mexico[5][448] 1921[326] PHCGM, PHA
United States New York[449] Grand Lodge of the State of New York[5][450] 1781[319] 522 44,525 [8] CGMNA
United States New York Grand Lodge of New York (2) [323] National Compact
United States New York Hiram Grand Lodge [451][452]
United States New York Omega Grand Lodge [1][453] CLIPSAS
United States New York Prince Hall Grand Lodge of New York[5][454] 1845[326] 72 5,300 [8] PHCGM, PHA
United States New York Rose of Sharon Grand Lodge [455][456] Int FM
United States North Carolina Grand Lodge of North Carolina[5][457] 1787[319] 372 44,063 [8][458] CGMNA
United States North Carolina Modern Free and Accepted Masons of The World [370][459]
United States North Carolina Prince Hall Grand Lodge of North Carolina[5][460] 1870[326] 263 10,315 [8] PHCGM, PHA
United States North Carolina St. James Grand Lodge, Prince Hall Origin [323] National Compact
United States North Dakota Grand Lodge of North Dakota[5][461] 1889[319] 45 2,977 [8] CGMNA
United States Ohio Eureka Grand Lodge[323] National Compact
United States Ohio Grand Lodge of Ohio[5][462] 1808[319] 503 97,397 [8] CGMNA
United States Ohio Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Ohio[5][463] 1849[326] 62[327] 4,904 PHCGM, PHA
United States Oklahoma Eureka Grand Lodge [323] National Compact
United States Oklahoma Grand Lodge of Oklahoma[5][464] 1874 223 24,054 [8] CGMNA
United States Oklahoma Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Oklahoma[5][465] 1893[326] 129[327] 6,000 PHCGM, PHA
United States Oregon Grand Lodge of Oregon[5][466] 1851[319] 112 9,203 [8] CGMNA
United States Oregon Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Oregon, Idaho and Montana[5][467] 1960[326] 8[327] 143 PHCGM, PHA
United States Oregon Sons of Haiti Grand Lodge[468] Sons of Haiti
United States Pennsylvania Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania[5][469] 1731[319] 428 111,661 [8] CGMNA
United States Pennsylvania Keystone Grand Lodge [470][471]
United States Pennsylvania Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania[323] National Compact
United States Pennsylvania Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania[5][472] 1797[326] 107[327] 7,600 PHCGM, PHA
United States Puerto Rico Gran Logia Soberana de Puerto Rico[5][473]
United States Rhode Island Grand Lodge of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations[5][474] 1791[319] 25 3,847 [8] CGMNA
United States Rhode Island Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Rhode Island[5][467] 1858[326] 5[327] 280 PHCGM, PHA
United States South Carolina Grand Lodge of South Carolina, A.F.M.[5][475] 1737[319] 297 38,853 [8] CGMNA
United States South Carolina Palmetto Grand Lodge[323][476] 55 National Compact
United States South Carolina Prince Hall Grand Lodge of South Carolina[325][477] 1867[326] 306[327] 16,000 PHCGM, PHA
United States South Dakota Grand Lodge of South Dakota[5][478] 1875[319] 83 5,931 [8] CGMNA
United States Tennessee Grand Lodge of Tennessee[5][479] 1813[319] 333 44,390 [8] CGMNA
United States Tennessee Moses Grand Lodge [480]
United States Tennessee Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Tennessee[325][481] 1870[326] 172[327] 6,500 PHCGM, PHA
United States Texas Grand Lodge of Texas[5][482] 1837[319] 856 85,442 [8] CGMNA
United States Texas Mount Sinai Grand Lodge of Texas [483][484] 5
United States Texas Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Texas[5][485] 1875[326] 424[327] 10,400 PHCGM, PHA
United States Texas Saint John / Saint Joseph Grand Lodge [323]
United States Texas United Most Worshipful Scottish Rite Grand Lodge [486][487] 1877
United States Utah Grand Lodge of Utah[5][488] 1872[319] 30 2,034 [8] CGMNA
United States Vermont Grand Lodge of Vermont[5][489] 1794[319] 88 6,099 [8] CGMNA
United States Virginia Consolidated Hiram Grand Lodge [490][491]
United States Virginia Grand Lodge of Virginia[5][492] 1778[319] 311 38,008 [8] CGMNA
United States Virginia Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Virginia[5][493] 1877[326] 208[327] 10,865 PHCGM, PHA
United States Virginia Regular Grand Lodge of Virginia[494][495] 8
United States Virginia St. John's Grand Lodge [323] National Compact
United States Washington Grand Lodge of Washington[5][496] 1858[319] 189 17,682 [8] CGMNA
United States Washington Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Washington[5][497] 1903[326] 60[327] 2,958 PHCGM, PHA
United States West Virginia Grand Lodge of West Virginia[5][498] 1865[319] 139 21,643 [8] CGMNA
United States West Virginia Prince Hall Grand Lodge of West Virginia[5][499] 25[327] 592 PHCGM, PHA
United States West Virginia Royal Craft Grand Lodge [323] National Compact
United States Wisconsin Grand Lodge of Wisconsin[5][500] 1843[319] 183 12,165 [8] CGMNA
United States Wisconsin Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Wisconsin[5][501] 1952[326] 11[327] 650 PHCGM, PHA
United States Wyoming Grand Lodge of Wyoming[5][502] 1874[319] 46 3,776 [8] CGMNA

External Organizations or Affiliations[edit]

Abbreviation Name Founded Notes
AAECE Association Adogmatique d'Europe Centrale et Est / Adogmatic Association of Europe Central and Est 2007
L'AMIL L'Association maçonnique intercontinentale libérale 1996
CATENA International Masonic Union Catena 1961 Grand lodges with male and female membership.
CGLREU Confederación de Grandes Logias Regulares de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos An association of Mexican state grand lodges, many of whom are in amity with CGMNA jurisdictions and UGLE. Some older and larger CGLREU jurisdictions have also joined the multi-national association of CMI, although the two organizations are not linked.
CGLEM Confederation of Grand Lodges of Europe and Mediterranean[503] An association of grand lodges in Europe, many of which use the Scottish Rite ritual. (Same as CGLMES?)
CGLMES la Conféderation des Grandes Loges de la Méditerranée et de l'Europe [504] 2005 ? An association of grand lodges in the Mediterranean area and Southern Europe. Not to be confused with GLUDE. Established by the Traditional and Modern Grand Lodge of France, the National Grand Lodge of Freemasons of Italy, Grand Lodge communities of Andalusia, The Regular Grand Lodge of Portugal, and The Grand Lodge of Morocco.
CGMNA or COGMNA Conference of Grand Masters in North America 1928 An organization of Grand lodge leaders,[505] representing 64 sovereign jurisdictions located throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and Germany. Its members are broadly recognized by jurisdictions throughout the world. Today, these CGMNA jurisdictions serve over 2 million freemasons in North America.[506] Its oldest constituent grand lodge dates itself to 1733.[507]
CLIMAF Centre de Liaison International de la Franc-maçonnerie Féminine 1982 An association of women's grand lodges, mostly in Europe.
CLIPSAS Centre de Liaison et d'Information des Puissances maçonniques Signataires de l'Appel de Strasbourg [1] 1961 Organized by the Grand Orient of France (GOF), member jurisdictions reject Anderson's 1723 Constitutions, do not require belief in a Supreme Being, and make no distinction regarding participation by men or women.
CMI Confederación Masónica Interamericana (CMI) (Interamerican Masonic Confederation) 1947 An organization of South and Central American Grand Lodges. Its members are broadly recognized by CGMNA grand lodges and the United Grand Lodge of England. Founded by the grand lodges of Argentina, Chile and Uruguay, by 2014 the CMI had almost 75 member grand lodges.[508]
CMB Confederacion Masonica Bolivariana An organization of grand lodges within Bolivia, and neighboring countries.
CMC Confederacion Masonica Colombiana An organization of state and national lodges within Columbia.
CMCA Confederacion Masonica Centroamericana An organization of state and national lodges in Central America.
COMAB Confederação Maçônica do Brasil 1973 An association of independent Grand Orients in Brazil
CMSB Confederação da Maçonaria Simbólica do Brasil 1965 An association of grand lodges in Brazil.
DH Le Droit Humain 1893 International mixed (Male and Female) Freemasonry. Also known as "Co-Masonry".
EME L'Espace Maçonnique Européen 2002 Promotion of human rights and secularism.
GLMAE Gran Logia Mixta de los Andes Ecuatoriales (GLMAE) 2011 Ecuadorian association of mixed (male and female) lodges.
GLUDE [17] Confédération des Grandes Loges unies d'Europe 2000 An organization of grand lodges using the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, founded by the Grand Lodge of France (GLdF), la Grande Loge Traditionnelle et Symbolique Opéra (of France) and la Grande Loge Nationale de Serbie (then Yugoslavia).
HC [509] High Council (HC) or Masonic High Council (MHC) 2005 An association of jurisdictions styling themselves as High Councils. Organized by the Regular Grand Lodge of England (RGLE), which serves as the HC's Mother High Council.
IMF Institut Maçonnique de France 2002 Instigated by the GOF, with collaboration by the GLdF and seven other French masonic bodies, the IMF allows low-level cooperation on promotion of Masonic book fairs and events that address the conditions of man and society. The GLdF left this organization in 2006.
Int. FM International Freemasons An African-American oriented group of grand lodges in the United States
LFB Les Franc-maçons Belges An organization of Belgian grand lodges.
National Compact Prince Hall - National Compact 1847 Subordinate Grand Lodges of the Prince Hall National Grand Lodge.
PHA Prince Hall Affiliation (PHA) 1870 An association of 49 historically black Grand Lodges located throughout North America, the Caribbean, and Liberia, which trace their origin to Prince Hall, of Massachusetts. Many of these GLs are in amity with their CGMNA counterparts and with the United Grand Lodge of England. Today there are over 4,500 PHA lodges worldwide, and of them, the oldest constituent PHA lodge dates itself to 1797.[510]
PHCGM Prince Hall Conference of Grand Masters 1887 An organization of Prince Hall Affiliated (PHA) Grand Lodge leaders,[511] from 49 Prince Hall Affiliated (PHA) grand lodges.
REHFRAM Rencontres Humanistes et Fraternelles Africaines et Malgaches An organization of African regular and liberal lodges, meeting annually in an African capital.
SIMPA Secrétariat international Maçonnique des Puissances Adogmatiques 1998 Some of the larger Grand Lodges in CLIPSAS left in 1998 to form their own organisation. Most have now rejoined and SIMPA is currently dormant.
SSMEMPHIS, MONTAUBAN 1815 Soberano Santuario General de Memphis, Montauban 1815 1996
SOGLIA Society of Grand Lodges in Alliance 2010 [512] Originally formed by "Regular Grand Lodges" which no longer chose to associate with the Regular Grand Lodge of England, the society now has adogmatic liberal members who admit women alongside traditional lodges who shun politics and refuse to admit women.
UMM L’Union Maçonnique de la Méditerranée (UMM) (Masonic Union of the Mediterranean) 2000 [513] An association of fifteen adogmatic and liberal jurisdictions from countries bordering the Mediterranean and Mediterranean culture. Since 2012, the UMM has been controlled by the Grande Loge Féminine de France and the Fédération Française du Droit Humain.
UMMT Uniunii Mondiale Masonice Internaționale (UMMT) (World Union of International Masonry) 2013 [514] Self-reported as "approximately 30 members," the UMMT includes European jurisdictions not in amity with UGLE or the larger jurisdictions in their nations. Allows inter-visitation with Women's Lodges and use of the Ancient and Primitive Rite de Memphis-Misraïm. Related group: World Traditional Masonic Union (WTMU), also formed in 2013.
VGLvD Vereinigte Großlogen von Deutschland (United Grand Lodges of Germany) 27 April 1958 A sovereign federation of five autonomous Grand Lodges, it serves as the national Grand Lodge of Germany to all outside German Masonry (Masons of other nations and the German public)[100]

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