Directions

Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel is located at 8339 Old York Road (US Route 611/Old York Road & PA Route 73/Township Line Road) in Elkins Park, PA.

General Directions

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FROM NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY & POINTS NORTHEAST

Take the New Jersey Turnpike SOUTH to Exit 6, Pennsylvania Turnpike. Take Pennsylvania Turnpike WEST to Exit 343, Willow Grove. This is Route 611. Take Route 611 SOUTH for approximately 6 miles into Elkins Park. Keneseth Israel is located on your left side at the corner of Old York Road and Township Line Road (Routes 73 and 611.) Turn left on Route 73 and entrance will be on your right about 200 feet from intersection.

FROM CENTER CITY, PHILADELPHIA & POINTS SOUTH

VIA BROAD STREET: Take Broad Street NORTH to Route 611, Old York Road. Bear right at fork in road (at automobile dealership, 6600 block). Continue on Old York Road for approximately 3 miles. Keneseth Israel is on the right side at the corner of Old York Road and Township Line Road (Routes 73 and 611.) If you went past the entrance from Old York Road, turn right on Rt. 73 for another entrance. 

VIA I-95: Take I-95 NORTH, get off at the Cottman Street exit. Take Cottman Street WEST, Route 73, for approximately 6 miles. The Temple will be located on the left, before Route 611. Make a left hand turn into the parking lot.

FROM DELAWARE

Take I-95 NORTH to I-76 WEST (Schuylkill Expressway) across George Platt Bridge. Continue on I-76 WEST well past Center City Philadelphia, to Route 1 NORTH (Roosevelt Expressway.) Follow Route 1 NORTH to Broad Street exit. Turn left at the second traffic signal to get onto Broad Street NORTH. Then follow instructions above: "VIA BROAD STREET".

FROM CHERRY HILL, NJ

Take Rt 73W over Tacony Palmyra Bridge (on Pennsylvania side you will be on Levick Street.) Continue West on Levick Street to Oxford Avenue (Rt. 232). Turn right (Rite Aid on corner, Merit Station on left corner) to Cottman Avenue (Rt. 73) Turn left on Cottman Avenue, which will become Townshp Line. Continue West on Township Line for 3-4 miles. The Temple will be located on the left, before Route 611. Make a left hand turn into the parking lot.