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

Class with Rabbi Bodner

Your Best Passover Yet
Wednesday, March 29

Pre-Passover Walking Tour

Jewish Landmarks of the Lower East Side
Sunday, April 2

Eldridge After Hours

Secrets of the Synagogue
Thursday, April 6

Family Event

Matzo Madness!
Sunday, April 13


Lost Synagogues of Europe
On view through June 8

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