Discover Jewish New York and one of New York City’s most magnificent hidden treasures. The Museum at Eldridge Street is housed in the 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue. 

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Rediscovery, Restoration and Renewal

The Eldridge Street Synagogue in Photographs: An exhibition providing a visual record of our painstaking restoration process. Read more >

The Great Kitchen Tool Mystery

Sometimes a seemingly simple household object holds the key to a secret history! Historian and autho...
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Yo! It's Yiddish - For Families

Learn the language of your bubbe with the whole family!
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Dig Your Roots

Join us as we go off location to the Center for Jewish History’s Ackman & Ziff Family Genealog... Read more >

The Jewish Family on TV: The Goldbergs

The Goldbergs, a popular radio and television show airing from the 1930s to 50s, revolved around Mol...
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The Commandments: America's Ultimate Top Ten List

Historian Jenna Weissman Joselit explores America's unique attraction to this ancient biblical text....
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Immigrants as Artistic Pioneers

Immigrants, especially the progeny of the massive wave in the late-19th and early-20th centuries, ha...
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The Commandments: Honor and Love in a New Paradigm

In recent years family structures have taken on entirely new forms. How do we reinterpret the age-ol...
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The Commandments: The Idolatry of a Modern Age

“Idolaltry” sounds like an outdated concept, but perhaps the idols have simply changed. Have we ...
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