Cemeteries

shaar-shalom-cemeteryThe Shaar Shalom Congregation owns and operates its own cemetery in accordance with Conservative Judaism. A stone commemorating the dedication of the Shaar Shalom Cemetery was laid on October 18, 1953 in memory of Dr. Walter Fisher.  The cemetery is located in Halifax on Connaught Avenue just below the corner of Windsor Street. Visits are welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the synagogue office.

Note: Photographs of recent headstones may not have been taken yet.

Agudath Achim Society of Yarmouth

Agudath Achim Congregation 1906 - 2007

The Shaar Shalom Congregation also maintains the cemetery for the Agudath Achim Society of Yarmouth. The Agudath Achim Congregation existed from 1906 until 2007, when the synagogue was closed and sold.