Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre

Incorporating a Scottish Holocaust-era Study Centre within Garnethill Synagogue

Home of SJAC since 1987

Dedicated to preserving Scotland Jewish Heritage, the Scottish Jewish Acrhives Centre has been based in Garnethill since 1987.

Follow the development of SJHC

The Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre is a joint-project run by The Scottish Jewish Archives Centre (SJAC) and Garnethill Synagogue Preservation Trust (GSPT).  It will include a Scottish Holocaust-era study centre, a public display on the history and experience of refugees and survivors who rebuilt their lives in Scotland, and guided tours and school visits of the historic Grade A synagogue.  The timeline below will be regularly updated with our progress, alongside updates in our news section.

Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre – December 2020

December 10, 2020

The year began very positively with architectural repair and renovations works starting on site in January in the capable hands of Elmwood (Glasgow) Ltd under the guidance of Scott Abercrombie…

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