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Sinagoga Shaare Tikva

Rua Alexandre Herculano 59, Lisbon 1250-010, Portugal
+351 21 393 1130
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Rua Alexandre Herculano 59, Lisbon 1250-010, Portugal
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+351 21 393 1130
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"beautiful synagogue"
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"jewish community"
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"attend services"
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"rich history"
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"yom kippur"
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"jews"
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"prayer"
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"donation"
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"worship"
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"orthodox"
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"romanesque"
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"visitors"
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"portuguese"
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"architecture"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the opportunity to visit Sinagoga Shaare Tikva while on trip to Lisbon, Portugal. It is an Orthodox synagogue, serving the needs of over 200 members. Built in 1904, it sits back from the main street behind a gated wall, due to laws of that...More

Thank Rosemary L
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Not your average place to easily visit as you see it in Rato area. Send an email to make a booking and you will receive a friendly reply. The lady who does the tour is perfect for the job- friendly, approachable and easy to deal...More

Thank Helde2014
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

I visited this synagogue with my son for Shabbat morning services. Security is tight, in spite of having made arrangements ahead and filling out the questionnaire. Fleischmann ALAN is the major domo who greeted us and provided me with an Aliyah and access to obtain...More

1  Thank Raphael L
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

We set up an appointment with Allan online to visit this synagogue, exchanged several emails about the exact day and time and finally when we came 30 min earlie, nobody answered when we rang a bell and did not open a door. We waited for...More

Thank kbiris
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

Call ahead for an appointment to see this magnificent edifice built around 1900 by Sefardic families wishing to bring back Jewish traditions to Lisbon. A beautiful synagogue is waiting for you to see behind a construction looking entrance from the street. but once inside it...More

Thank manonthemove1812
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We tried to connect with the synagogue via the online email information, but the emails kept bouncing back. We were very disappointed as we really wanted to see the synagogue. We walked by a couple of times and rang the bell (it is behind a...More

Thank MGG47
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

I reserved a seat for Yom Kippur. Did not have to as the seats cost, but felt the donation was important for this small community and the cost of refurbishing the Synagogue. I was there before too many arrived and had a chance to look...More

1  Thank GaryHill
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

I got in touch with the synagogue almost a month in advance of my visit for Shabbat prayers, sent my passport and other details....when I arrived at the gates, a good-looking young gentlemen conducted an endless interrogation, including details of my life, how and when...More

2  Thank svetlana o
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

While visiting Lisbon we made a point to stop and visit the Lisbon Synagogue. Due to safety measures it is necessary to arrange a tour beforehand. After a brief email exchange we met for a tour of the synagogue. Alan was very welcoming and gave...More

Thank Michelle L
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

I very rarely come to TripAdvisor to write a negative review, but my experience at the Lisbon Synagogue forces me to do so. In 8 days of traveling in Portugal, the ONLY rude person I came into contact with was Allan, the gentleman who leads...More

8  Thank LoveToCTheWorld
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rlevine217
June 26, 2018|
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Response from Raphael L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You have to send a email to Register with a passport and answer a questionnaire. Once you pass security by them , you will again be asked the purpose of your visit at the outside of the synagogue. Once Inside you... More
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tatwein
March 15, 2018|
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Response from GaryHill | Reviewed this property |
Email addresses can be given directly on this site so put the following together. So look up the Sinagoga on Google (or whatever) and you will find a link to them that will give the address
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sbialow
February 21, 2018|
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Response from GaryHill | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others to contact them directly - when I made arrangements to attend Yom Kippur services last year via email they were very responsive. My guess is the participation of women may be a problem (ONLY MY... More
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