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


Info on Museum Hours, Admission & Synagogue Tours

Book Talk

Pastrami on Rye
With Ted Merwin
Wednesday, December 2

In Conversation

Fiddler on the Roof
Lyricist Sheldon Harnick
Sunday, December 6


Tuesday, December 8

After Hours

Secrets of the Synagogue &
Chanukah Party
Wednesday, December 9

December 25

Klez for Kids Family Concert
Friday, December 25

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