Discover the 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue, a breath-taking National Historic Landmark located on New York City's Lower East Side.

The Museum at Eldridge street offers an intimate, authentic portal to the past for people of all backgrounds. Step into the footsteps of the synagogue's immigrant founders. Explore digital displays. Discover how the immigrant experience transformed and continues to transform communities today.

  • "Gasp-inducing"

    The New York Times

  • NYC's Coolest Museums

    Time Out New York

  • Preservation Detectives

    Family Events Every Month

  • Adult Learning Classes

  • School Program at the Museum at Eldridge Street

    School Programs

    Offered Sunday through Thursday


Museum Hours, Admission & Synagogue Tours


The Jewish Ghetto in Postcards, through March 8

Talk with Annie Polland

Clairvoyant Housewives
Tuesday, March 7

Family Walking Tour

Pushcarts and Postcards, Sunday, February 12


Tenement Songs,
Sunday, February 12


Jewish New York,
Sunday, February 26

Eldridge Street Media

Watch Eldridge Street on

Thirteen/WNET TV

Kiki Smith & Deborah Gans Window

Film by Jenny Carchman

The Story of the Synagogue

Film by Lindsey Megrue

Egg Rolls, Egg Creams &
Empanadas Festival