Saatchi Synagogue

St Johns Wood

London NW8




Page created: 2 November 2006
Latest revision or update: 5 March 2015

Congregation Data


Saatchi Synagogue

Current Address:

Services now held in the Beth Hamedrash at St Johns Wood Synagogue, 37/41 Grove End Road, London NW8 9NG.

Previous Address:

21 Andover Place, Maida Vale, London NW6 5ED (part of the building that once formed the Bayswater Synagogue)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

Founded in 1998 by Charles Saatchi and Maurice Saatchi.


"Modern" Ashkenazi Orthodox. The Congregation describes itself as an independent, non-conventional community, whose services and events attract an international crowd of singles, young couples and families of all backgrounds who are seeking a relaxed yet engaging environment, which is informal and inclusive.






Initially, the Minister of the Congregation was Rabbi Pinchas Eliezer Dunner.

Currently (2014), the Minister is Rabbi Mendel Cohen

Local Government District:

Grove Road and Andover Place are both in the City of Westminster (an Inner London Borough established in 1965) in Greater London.

Registration District:

Since 1 January 1978  - Westminster

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