At Shearith Israel children feel nurtured, valued and part of the community.
Check out our most current class offerings. We offer opportunities for stimulating engagement with Jewish texts and subjects for students of all levels.
We are proud to host major lectures and classes delivered by our clergy and Jewish leaders from across the world.
In 1776, several British soldiers desecrated two of Shearith Israel’s Torah scrolls.
In 1834 the congregation built a new synagogue on Crosby Street, between Broom and Spring Street.