Opening hours

BE AWARE: Coming Friday (October 31st) the Portuguese Synagogue is closed for visitors between the hours of 10.00 and 13.00.

To visit the Portuguese Synagogue in the daytime, you need a ticket to the Jewish Cultural Quarter.
To attend services at the Portuguese Synagogue, please check the website of the Jewish community.

Summer: 1 April until 31 October
Sunday to Thursday from 10.00 to 17.00
Friday from 10.00 to 16.00
Closed on Saturdays

Winter: 1 November until 31 March
Sunday to Thursday from 10.00 to 16.00
Friday from 10.00 to 14.00
Closed on Saturdays

The Ticket Desk closes a half hour before closing time.

Exceptions 2014

On the following dates the Portuguese Synagogue is closed or has different opening hours.

Date Reason Opening hours
14 April Day before Passover 10.00 - 12.30
15, 16, 21, 22 April Passover Closed
26 April King's Day Closed
4, 5 June Shavuot Closed
10 June 10.00 - 16.30 
5 August Tisha B'Av 13.30 - 17.00
7 September - Closed after 13.00
24 September Erev Rosh Hashanah 10.00 - 12.30
25, 26 September Rosh Hashanah Closed
3 October Erev Yom Kippur 10.00 - 12.30
4 October Yom Kippur Closed
9, 10 October Sukkot Closed
16 October Shemini Atzeret Closed
17 October Simchat Torah Closed
5, 24, 25, 31 December Sinterklaas, Chirstmas, New Year's Eve 10.00 - 16.00

Exceptions 2015

On the following dates the Portuguese Synagogue is closed or has different opening hours.

Date Reason Opening hours
5 March Purim 10.00 - 16.00 (Wintersynagogue and Ma'amad closed)
3 April Day before Passover 10.00 - 12.30
4, 5, 10, 11 April Passover Closed
27 April King's Day Closed
24, 25 May Shavuot Closed
26 July Tisha B'Av 13.30 - 17.00
13 September Erev Rosh Hashanah 10.00 - 12.30
14, 15 September Rosh Hashanah Closed
22 September Erev Yom Kippur 10.00 - 12.30
23 September Yom Kippur Closed
28, 29 September Sukkot Closed
5 October Shemini Atzeret Closed
6 October Simchat Torah Closed
5 December Sinterklaas 10.00 - 16.00
24, 25 December Chirstmas 10.00 - 16.00
31 December New Year's Eve 10.00 - 16.00

 

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