Rosh Hashanah at the Esnoga
The services in the Esnoga are known around the globe for its beautiful Portuguese melodies, the men with their top hats and the hundreds of candles that illuminate the sanctuary. That special atmosphere will take you to Spain and Portugal from centuries ago.
Tickets are available for non-members of the Portuguese Jewish Community for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (admission is free for members of the Amsterdam Portuguese Jewish Community). The price of a combi-ticket is € 50,- per person. Non-members who wish to attend only Rosh Hashanah services or Yom Kippur services only, pay €30,- per person.
Yom Kippur – prayer times
Tuesday 4 October
Shemang Koli and start of the fast at 18.35, Kal Nidre at 18.40.
Wednesday 5 October
Zemirot is at 9.00, Mincha at 16.15 and Nengila at 18.30. The fast ends at 19.50.
Please ensure that you arrive well on time. All visitors are subject to a security check.
Tizku LeShanim Rabot, may the New Year bring peace, prosperity and health for all.
Times and tickets:
Place: Portuguese Synagogue, Mr. Visserplein 3, 1011 RD Amsterdam.
Information: contact the Portuguese Jewish Community e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
ID / Passport: required at the entrance
Seating: No seat reservations
Tickets: Single-ticket: € 30, combi-ticket € 50. No discounts. Children under 18 free.
Step 1: Buy ticket online:
Step 2: Register your attendance via https://www.esnoga.com/registration-form-rosh-hashanah-and-yom-kippur/
Step 3: Bring your ticket and ID/passport, required at the entrance