Beth Sholom Synagogue Tour

  • 199 Ratings

Explore a synagogue that impresses from the inside out, on a tour of the Beth Sholom Synagogue. Designed by the famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, this tour takes you on a fascinating journey of Jewish history, culture, and classic American architecture.

Region: Philadelphia
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Start your tour in awe as you get your first glimpse of an impressive building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright
  • Tour through a number of exhibits that explore the history of the congregates and the Synagogue itself, with interactive kiosks that tell a detailed story of the building to help shape your experience visiting an incredible "House of Peace"
  • Get a glimpse of original sketches and blueprints authored by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright

What's Included

  • 20 minute film viewing on the history of the Beth Sholom Synagogue
  • 1 hour tour of the Synagogue

Additional Information

  • The parking lot is located behind the building. Enter under the green awning and turn right. There may be last minute changes to tour schedule. Synagogue is hot during summer months, and is not open on days of worship. Elevator entrance is located on the outside of the building. Go to the Visitor Center for access.

Customer Reviews

  • 199 Ratings

  • Paula

Loved the film

August 18, 2017

  • Lidia

We very much liked the personal attention we received during the tour. The guide was very knowledgeable especially about the history of the relationship between Rabbi Cohen and Frank Lloyd Wright. We plan to return with our friends for another tour. Thank you.

June 13, 2017

  • Marlene

Our guide was pleasant,mknowledgeable and accommodating. Beautiful building. Nice people.

April 28, 2017
8231 Old York Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027, USA
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