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

  • Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival

    Sunday, June 8

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Lost & Found Music

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Adult Learning

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Preservation Detectives

Upcoming Events

My Father’s Wars Book Party
April 27 – Free Event

For Families

Old Time Games
Sunday, May 18

Upcoming Events

Egg Rolls & Egg Creams
Sunday, June 8

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Share the story of the Eldridge Street Synagogue

School Programs

Programs on history, Jewish culture and architecture

Family Events

Mystery and history at the Eldridge Street Synagogue

Eldridge Street Media

Kiki Smith & Deborah Gans Window

Film by Jenny Carchman


The Story of the Eldridge Street Synagogue

Film by Lindsey Megrue

DID YOU KNOW? All of the synagogue's original 1887 wood furnishings were saved in our authentic restoration.