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

  • Holiday Events

    December 21 - January 2

  • Klez for Kids

    Dec 25 Christmas Day Concert

  • New Permanent Exhibition at Museum at Eldridge Street

    "NYC's Coolest Museums Revealed"

    Time Out New York

  • At Eldridge Street

    Lost & Found Music

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Lifelong Learning Classes

  • At Eldridge Street:

    Preservation Detectives


Museum Hours & Admission
Synagogue Tours

Lower East Side Tour

Hot Cider Walking Tours
December 21 & 24


Yiddish Art Trio
Sunday, December 21

Book Signing & Appraisal

Jewish Antiques
Monday, December 22

Holiday Event

Chanukah Nosh & Cheer
Tuesday, December 23

Christmas Day Concert

Klez for Kids
Thursday, December 25

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.