List of synagogues in the United States

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This is a list of notable synagogues in the United States.

By state[edit]

Alabama[edit]

Alaska[edit]

Arizona[edit]

Arkansas[edit]

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

Connecticut[edit]

Delaware[edit]

District of Columbia[edit]

Florida[edit]

  • Ahavath Chesed competes with Temple Beth-El in Pensacola for the honor of being each the oldest Jewish congregation in Florida. The Jacksonville congregation was meeting for prayer by 1867, but appears to have incorporated later than Pensacola which dedicated its first building in 1876, well before Jacksonville's 1882 building.
  • Bet Shira Congregation
  • Temple Beth-El (Pensacola, Florida). See above under Jacksonville’s Ahavath Chesed synagogue.
  • United Hebrews of Ocala. Their building, built in 1888, may be the oldest Florida synagogue building still standing.

Georgia[edit]

Hawaii[edit]

Idaho[edit]

  • Ahavath Beth Israel, Boise, Idaho (1896).[1] The synagogue was built for Beth Israel (founded 1895). In the 1980s, the congregation was formed as a merger of Congregation Beth Israel and Ahavath Israel (founded 1912).

Illinois[edit]

Indiana[edit]

Iowa[edit]

Kansas[edit]

Kentucky[edit]

Louisiana[edit]

Maine[edit]

Maryland[edit]

Massachusetts[edit]

Michigan[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

Mississippi[edit]

Missouri[edit]

Montana[edit]

Nebraska[edit]

Nevada[edit]

New Hampshire[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

New York[edit]

North Carolina[edit]

North Dakota[edit]

Ohio[edit]

Oklahoma[edit]

Oregon[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Rhode Island[edit]

South Carolina[edit]

South Dakota[edit]

Tennessee[edit]

Texas[edit]

Utah[edit]

Vermont[edit]

Virginia[edit]

Washington[edit]

West Virginia[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

Wyoming[edit]

By territory[edit]

American Samoa[edit]

Guam[edit]

Northern Mariana Islands[edit]

Puerto Rico[edit]

  • Temple Beth Shalom, San Juan, PR

U.S. Virgin Islands[edit]

  • St. Thomas Synagogue, St. Thomas, VI

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Synagogue architecture in America: faith, spirit & identity By Henry Stolzman, Daniel Stolzman [1]
  2. ^ Oldest Synagogue in Indiana Celebrates 100th Anniversary; Special Sermons Scheduled "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-04-19. Retrieved 2013-04-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ Temple Emanuel celebrates 150 years
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-02-20. Retrieved 2014-02-13.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ [2]
  6. ^ [3]