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Synagogue - First
Central Cape Town, Western Cape

James HOGG: Architect

Date:1862
Type:Synagogue
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
Alt: 33m

This was the first synagogue in Cape Town. Now part of the South African 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
Fransen, Hans. 1978. Guide to the Museums of Southern Africa. Cape Town: Galvin & Sales (Pty) Ltd, for the Southern African Museums Association. pg 33
Gaylard, Shaun & McDougall, Brett . 2022. RSA 365 : 365 Drawings of South African Architecture. Johannesburg: Blank Ink Design. pg 50 ill
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