Temple Israel is located in historic downtown Portsmouth on the scenic seacoast of southern New Hampshire.
The entrance to our historic sanctuary is at 200 State Street.
For most events and activities, please enter at 315 Court Street. (Enter with fob or ring doorbell.)
Our mailing address: Temple Israel, 200 State St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Rabba Kaya Stern-Kaufman, Rabbi: Ext. 12
Heather Tomlinson, Administrative Director: Ext. 10
Elian Tackeff, Head of School: Ext. 14
Tammy Labonté, Director, Early Learning Center: Ext. 23
Monday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
There are public lots and metered spaces throughout Portsmouth. Temple Israel has a private parking lot located on the Court Street side of our building with a limited number of reserved spaces for members. Members must display their Temple Israel parking sticker in the vehicle’s rear window. Guests of the Temple should make parking arrangements by contacting the Temple administrator in advance.
On-site High Holiday parking in the Temple lot is reserved for those with limited mobility. Parking information for members and guests is distributed along with High Holiday packets.