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Synagogue Beth Shalom (sfardi): 5, Melidoni St.


Monday and Thursday mornings: 8:30

Friday evening:

Winter: Mincha at sunset, followed by Kabbalat Shabbat

Summer: Mincha at 19:30, followed by Kabbalat Shabbat.

Saturday morning: 8:30

Saturday afternoon: Mincha at sunset, followed by Azkarot and Arvit.

Tel: (+30) 210 3252 875 - 210 3252 823


IMPORTANT: Due to security reasons, all visitors have to either show identification or send in advance a copy of their passport along with the dates of their visit to Fax: (+30) 210 322 0761


For map and directions, click here.


For a list of hotels within walking distance of the synagogue, click here.


For Shabbat hospitality, click here.


Romaniote Synagogue: 8, Melidoni St. (open primarily on High Holidays)




Yad Lazikaron Synagogue: 24, Vassileos Herakliou St. (in the building of the community offices)


Service times:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:

Shacharit: 7:30 - Mincha & Arvit: 30 min before candle lighting time.

Friday: Mincha, followed by Kabbalat Shabbat: 30 min before candle lighting time.

Saturday: Shacharit: 8:00 - Mincha: 1 hour before candle lighting time, followed by Seudah Shlishit and Arvit.


On Sunday mornings, service take place in the Old Age Home (Geirokomio): 83, Kimonos Voga St.


CHABAD of Thessaloniki - Rabbi Yoel and Ruth Kaplan -

www.jewishthessaloniki.com. email: cl.saloniki@gmail.com

Shabbat meals are available as well as other traveler's assistance. 


Monastirioton Synagogue: 35, Sygrou St. (open primarily on High Holidays)


Kosher butcher: Shmuel Ben Sasson - Nea agora in the center

Tel: 2310 222171




Synagogue Etz Haim: 29, Kentavron and Kyprou St.

Service times:
Friday evening & Kiddush: 21:00

Saturday morning: 8:00

Tel: (+30) 2410 532 965
E MAIL of the community : jcl@otenet.gr


CHALKIS (Halkida)


Synagogue: 35 Kotsou St.

Service times: Friday evening: 20:00

Shabbat morning: occasionally

Open for visits

Tel:  (+30) 22210 60111 


CORFU (Kerkyra)


Synagogue: Velissariou St.
(in the old city)

Services only during Holidays

Open for visits (the key is available through Mr. Raphi Sousis in the store behind the synagogue)

Tel:  (+30) 26610 47777 


CRETE - Hania


Synagogue Etz Hayyim: Parodos Kondylaki,

(includes a resource library with over 1700 books)


Service times during the summer:

Shacharit daily at 8:30

Mincha at:18:00 (for summer months)

Kabbalah Shabbath and Havdalah times are announced weekly in the bulletin board outside the Synagogue.

A Rabbi will be present for the High Holidays. Please contact the synagogue for details.


open daily (except Shabbat): 8:30 - 12:30 and 15:30 - 20:00

Tel:  (+30) 28210 86286 

Web site: www.etz-hayyim-hania.org




Synagogue: 16, Ioustinianou St.

Services only during the High holidays

Open for visits

Tel:  (+30) 26510 25195



Synagogue: 8, Simiou Street and Dosiadou

Services: during the High Holidays.

Friday evening occasionally during the summer

Open for visits

Tel:  (+30) 22410 22364





Synagogue: 24, Athanassiou Diakou Str.

Services: only during the High Holidays.

Open for visits

Tel:  (+30) 24310 25834



Synagogue: Xenophontos Platonos and Moisseos St.

Service times: Friday evening at sunset.

Open for visits

Tel:  (+30) 24210 25302


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