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Room Rental Inquiry Form

Shearith Israel offers room rentals for everything from ritual and life cycle events to private meetings and parties.  We look forward to helping you make your event a success.  Please use our Room Rental Inquiry Form to contact us to discuss your event-planning needs.  Or call our Office and Projects Manager directly at 212-873-0300 x230.  

Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

1682
Uriah Phillips Levy

Uriah Phillips Levy, the first Jew to be promoted to Commodore in the United States Navy.

1850