Contact Information

Congregation Beth Israel
5600 N. Braeswood Blvd.
Houston, TX 77096

Office Hours

9am to 5pm Monday through Thursday
9am to 4pm Fridays


Congregation Beth Israel is located at 5600 North Braeswood in southwest Houston, between Hillcroft and Chimney Rock, on the north side of Brays Bayou a few blocks across from the Jewish Community Center.

From U.S. 59, the Southwest Freeway: From U.S. 59 heading north, exit Hillcroft, turn right at Hillcroft, and head south until it intersects with North Braeswood. Turn left on North Braeswood and go one and a half blocks. The synagogue will be directly on your left.

From Loop 610: From Loop 610 heading south, exit Braeswood. Turn right on North Braeswood, go past Rice Boulevard and Chimney Rock, and you will see the synagogue on the right. Park in the lot at the front entrance or for services, turn right on Mullins and park in the lot at the rear of the facility.

Please park in the lot at the front entrance off of North Braeswood when visiting the Temple Offices or the Judaica Gift Shop on weekdays during business hours.  For services, Shlenker School events, evening programs, and/or other well attended events, turn left on Mullins Street and please park in the lot at the rear of the facility.  You will be greeted by a City of Houston police officer when you enter the building.


Congregation Beth Israel offers parking to accommodate all drivers, including those with disabilities who may require handicapped parking. The parking lot off of Mullins Street has a total of 327 parking spaces; 15 of those spaces are reserved for handicapped parking. The main entrance off of North Braeswood, adjacent to the main Temple offices, holds 43 parking spaces, 4 of those spaces are reserved for handicapped parking and two of those spaces are van accessible.