Visitor Information


The Montefiore Synagogue at Ramsgate

You are welcome to visit this fascinating site which includes the Synagogue and Mausoleum.  It is open to visitors including groups by prior appointment.

Please note that all visits must be booked at least 3 working days before the visit through –

Opening Hours

Winter – October to April
9.30 am to 3.00 pm.
Summer – May to September
9.30am to 4.30 pm.

The site is closed on:

  • Friday afternoons and Saturdays (Jewish Sabbath)
  • Major Jewish holy days
  • Fast of Av
  • 25 & 26 December. 01 January.


The Montefiore Mausoleum

Whilst we do not charge for admission, we respectfully request a donation to assist with the cost of making your visit possible.

For opening by appointment during scheduled opening periods, the suggested donation is £15 (for up to two persons). For each visitor after the first two, £7 each is suggested. Children under 16 are free.

For special opening, if arranged outside the scheduled opening hours, a suggested donation of £20 (for up to two persons) is respectfully requested to cover the additional costs involved.  For each additional visitor after the first two, £7 each is suggested. Children under 16 are free.

Parties of 10 or more including those from schools are invited to make a minimum donation of £50 which will include an audio-visual whenever possible. Explanatory talks can only be given to organised groups if a guide is available and will always require prior notice.

Credit cards are not accepted, and visitors are kindly requested to bring the right amount of cash with them to avoid requiring change.


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