The Atlantic Jewish Council

Tours of Historic Jewish Halifax Now Available!

Interested in taking a guided walking/bus tour of historic Jewish Halifax? Come find out about:

  • The two historic synagogues;
  • The Jewish cemetery – including the gravesites of several Jewish Titanic victims;
  • The Jewish Impact on  Pier 21 – Canada’s equivalent of Ellis Island;
  • The training of the Jewish Legion – including David Ben Gurion & Yizhak Ben Tzvi – at Fort Edward, NS;
  • And more!

Tours available all year long by appointment only. Please contact Rabbi David Ellis, our Regional Chaplain, at rabbiellis@gmail.com for more information!

2 Comments

  1. Shelley Stephens on November 29, 2017 at 10:54 pm

    This is a lovely idea, and would love to take part in the walking/bus tour next time in Halifax during the summer.

  2. Bertha Roberts on May 1, 2018 at 11:07 am

    Sounds like a terrific idea. What is the cost? I thought I might see if there are a group of seniors’ interested.

    Warm regards,
    Bertha
    Spencer House Seniors’ Centre

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