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Historical NameShaarei Tfiloh Congregation

Year Built1921
Building TypeSynagogue

AddressAuchentoroly Terrace & Holmes Ave.

Current Name

Name of Builder 1StanislausRussell

Name of Builder 2

Name of Builder 3


DescriptionUndergoing restoration the unusual element of this Romanesque Revival strucutre is its very

impressive dome which appears to be wearing a yarmulka.

StyleRomanesque Revival

BibliographyDole, Tzvi, 1990. "High Holy Day Facelift," Baltimore Jewish Week; September 7, 1990).

[Shaarei Tfiloh Congregation]

Graham, David, 1973. "An Old Dynagogue With New Life," Baltimore Jewish Times; (July

20, 1973). [Shaarei Tfiloh]

SignificanceLocated in the ethnic diverse Druid Hill Park Section Shaarei Tfiloh represents a link to

Baltimore's inner city Jewish past.

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