Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.

Synagogue
Cape Town, Western Cape

James HOGG: Architect

Date:1862
Type:Synagogue
Status:Extant

 


Click to view map

Coordinates:
33°55'46.57" S 18°24'59.77" E Alt: 33m

This is the first synagogue in Cape Town. Now the Jewish Museum.


Writings about this entry

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 37
Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 96
Oxley, John. 1992. Places of Worship in South Africa. Halfway House: Southern Book Publishers. pg 40