Discover the Mystery and History of the Eldridge Street Synagogue

A secret room where no one EVER goes (but you can)!

A sky-high ceiling covered with golden stars.

A building so filled with stories, its walls almost seem to talk.

Who says museums aren't fun?


Plan a Family Visit

Museum Hours:

Sunday – Thursday from 10am to 5pm
Friday from 10am to 3 pm
Closed on Saturdays and major national and Jewish holidays


$10 adults, $8 students/seniors,
$6 children 5–18; Children under 5 are free
Free Mondays (up to 6 people)


12 Eldridge Street between Canal and Division Streets
Visit our Directions page for transportation and parking information

Special For Families:

  • Preservation Detectives Voted Best Family Tour 2013 by Time Out Magazine
  • Guided tours with a scavenger hunt for kids
  • Award-winning interactive exhibits

We accept the
Cool Culture Pass

Preservation Detectives

Preservation DetectivesBinoculars? Check. Notepads? Check. Magnifying glasses? Check. Preservation Detectives, grab your tools and prepare for adventure! Step into a world filled with color, stories, and secrets. Climb stairs, count stars, open doors, even peek inside these 125 year old walls. Each month features a different theme, a colorful art project, and a new discovery.