Experience Victoria's Jewish Roots
Visit Congregation Emanu-El, Canada's oldest synagogue in continuous use. Explore this beautiful site's unique history, architecture and restoration with knowledgeable guides.
Find out more about the Jews of Victoria (what they did, where their businesses were, about the Great Jewish Fur Rush and more) by taking the Jewish Victoria Walking Tour.
Summer Schedule 2017
June through August
Tuesday 10:30am, 12:00 (noon) and 2pm
Wednesday 12:00 (noon) and 2pm
Thursday 10:30am, 12:00 (noon) and 2pm
$10 cash for adults
$5 for youth (aged 12-18)
Free for children under 12
Short tours by donation when possible.
Jewish Victoria Walking Tours
Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Rain or shine.
Gentle 90 minute walk starts at 26 Bastion Square (beside the former Maritime Museum).
Ends at the synagogue's front steps @ 1461 Blanshard Street
$15.00 for adults
$13.00 for students/seniors
Cash only please
Off Season Schedule
To book synagogue tours at other times, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-382-0615.
Cost for private tours is $20 each. $10 each for groups of 20 or more.
School groups visit for free.
To book a walking tour at another time please contact email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org