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


Lost Synagogues of Europe
Opening March 16

Film and Music

Art in Heaven
Thursday, March 23


Poyln with Klezmer Greats
Sunday, March 26

Class with Rabbi Bodner

Your Best Passover Yet
Wednesday, March 29

Family Event

Matzo Madness
Sunday, April 9

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