Fodor's Expert Review Knesseth Eliyahoo Synagogue

Fort and Marine Drive Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The attractive and ornate Knesseth Eliyahoo Synagogue is across from Jehangir Art Gallery and behind Rhythm House, at the southern edge of Fort. Built in 1884 for Bombay's community of Baghdadi Jews, it's sky blue, with lovely stained-glass windows and intricately constructed second-floor balconies. You can visit daily between 10 and 6:30, and are welcome for Sabbath prayers on Friday evenings.

Religious Building/Site/Shrine

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V. B. Gandhi Rd.
Mumbai, Maharashtra  400005, India

22-2283–1502

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Rate Includes: Donation of around Rs. 100 requested

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