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

  • Exhibit at the Museum at Eldridge Street

    "NYC's Coolest Museums Revealed"

    Time Out New York

  • Fiddler on the Roof & the Museum at Eldridge Street

    At Eldridge Street

    The Return of Fiddler on the Roof

  • At Eldridge Street

    Lost & Found Music

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Preservation Detectives

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Adult Learning Classes

  • Architecture School Program at the Museum at Eldridge Street

    At Eldridge Street:

    School Programs


Museum Hours & Admission
Synagogue Tours

Fiddler on the Roof Events

Book Talk, Fidl Concert
Theatre Party & More!


Save the Date
Tuesday, October 13


Andy Statman Trio
Thursday, October 22

Adult Learning

New classes start in October
Course descriptions here

Free Mondays

Free admission every Monday, 10 am to 5 pm

Eldridge Street Media

Egg Rolls, Egg Creams &
Empanadas Festival

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