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.

  • New Permanent Exhibition at Museum at Eldridge Street

    New Visitor Center & Exhibition

    Now Open

  • "Gasp-inducing"

    The New York Times

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Lost & Found Music

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Adult Learning

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Preservation Detectives


Explore Our New
Visitor Center & Exhibition

Walking Tour

Love & Courtship
Sunday, August 10

Walking Tour

Jewish Lower East Side
Sunday, August 17

Family Event

Restoration Exploration
Sunday, August 10

School Programs

Learn about history, Jewish
culture & architecture


Rebetica Music
Wednesday, August 13

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.