Name: Park Avenue Synagogue
Address: 50 East 87th Street New York, New York 10128
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 700+
What percentage of members are older than 50? 50%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 50-100
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Shabbat dress code: Business casual.
Daily services? Yes.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? We own two buildings.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, a weekly kiddush.
Language of service: Hebrew and English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English.
Children’s programming: Yes, for all ages.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes; the sanctuary is accessible by a ramp.
Are services streamed online? Yes, on our websitepas.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Yes, available here.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Approximately 10%.
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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