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

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    Preservation Detectives

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    Adult Learning Classes

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    Lost & Found Music

  • Architecture School Program at the Museum at Eldridge Street

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    School Programs


Museum Hours, Admission & Synagogue Tours

Book Talk

Brenda Janowitz & Susan Shapiro with Judy Batalion, Wednesday, August 3

Adult Learning

Tisha B’Av and Jewish Martyrdom,
Thursday, August 11

After Hours

Wine and Forensic Architecture,
Thursday, August 11


Wine and White Linen with Orphan Jane,
Thursday, August 18


Cantorial Jam with Jack & David Mendelson,
Thursday, September 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