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

    Beginning October 28

  • School Program at the Museum at Eldridge Street

    School Programs

    Offered Sunday through Thursday


Museum Hours, Admission & Synagogue Tours


Andy Statman Trio
Wednesday, December 14

New Exhibition

The Jewish Ghetto in Postcards. Opens Thursday, December 15


The Fabulous Shpilkes
Sunday, December 18

Holiday Celebration

Silent Movie with Live Music and More!
Sunday, December 25

Walking Tour

Lower East Side Hot Cider Tour
Monday, December 26

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