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

  • Dąbrowa Białostocka on My Mind by artist Mark Podwal

    Kaddish for Dabrowa Bialostocka by Mark Podwal

    Through December 1

  • Jane Jacobs Centennial Lecture Series

    Adam Gopnik on September 28

  • Preservation Detectives

    Family Events Every Month

  • Adult Learning Classes

    Beginning October 21

  • School Program at the Museum at Eldridge Street

    School Programs

    Offered Sunday through Thursday

  • NYC's Coolest Museums

    Time Out New York


Museum Hours, Admission & Synagogue Tours


Adam Gopnik
Wednesday, September 28


Esther Crain’s The Gilded Age in NY, Wed. October 5

Jane Jacobs Lecture

Peter Laurence & Robert Kanigel, Thurs., October 6


Raise the Roof at the Reliquary, Sun., October 9


Support the Museum
Thursday, November 3

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