Shuls of Grandeur on the Lower East Side

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Walking Tour Visiting Two Sites Tour the TWO remaining grand shuls left in this iconic neighborhood, the cradle of American Jewish civilization. One is the first great house of worship built by Eastern European Jews, and the other a former church, believed to be a site on the ... Read more

Eldridge Arts & Learning: Stained Glass (Ages 5+)

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Colorful fun for all ages!At the Museum at Eldridge Street, the more than sixty stained glass windows serve many important roles. From capturing natural light to displaying a beautiful design, the colorful shapes and patterns bring the synagogue to life. Learn about the stained glass ... Read more

Free - $12.00

All-of-a-Kind Family Walking Tour

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Take the kids on a trip to the literary Lower East Side!Join us on this walking tour and follow in the footsteps of Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie, the beloved sisters depicted in Sydney Taylor’s children’s classic All-of-a-Kind Family. Stroll through the story and ... Read more

Free - $15.00

Activism on the Lower East Side Building and Walking Tour

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Join Museum at Eldridge Street Docent Jason Bohner for a new tour centered around the history of activism on the Lower East Side!At the turn of the twentieth century, roughly 1.5 million Ashkenazi Jews descended on the Lower East Side in search of economic opportunity ... Read more

Free - $25.00

Restoring Stories: Stained Glass

Join our virtual series dedicated to exploring the preservation, conservation, and restoration efforts at Eldridge Street Synagogue.By the 1980s, Eldridge Street Synagogue, the first grand house of worship built in America by Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe, had fallen far from its glory days. The ... Read more

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Jewish Lower East Side Walking Tour

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Stroll through the neighborhood's 100-year-old history!A century ago, the Lower East Side saw unparalleled growth as waves of immigrants settled, prayed, played, worked, shopped, and attended school in this neighborhood as they built their new lives in a new land. Today, there are signs of ... Read more

Free - $25.00

Eldridge Eats: A History of the Lower East Side Food Tour

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Visit historic Lower East Side sites and nosh on delicious rugelach, pickles, knishes, and dumplings!Stroll through the neighborhood’s 100-year history with long-time Lower East Side resident and Museum at Eldridge Street Docent Richard Soden. Learn about what life was like for Jewish immigrants at the ... Read more

$30.00 - $35.00

Annual Gala

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

The Museum at Eldridge Street’s annual Gala returns in person to the Bryant Park Grill, located at 25 West 40th Street with a cocktail reception at 6:00 pm and dinner and awards presentation at 7:00 pm on Thursday, November 17th. For ticket, table, and journal ads please contact ... Read more

Eldridge Arts & Learning: Stained Glass (Ages 5+)

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Colorful fun for all ages!At the Museum at Eldridge Street, the more than sixty stained glass windows serve many important roles. From capturing natural light to displaying a beautiful design, the colorful shapes and patterns bring the synagogue to life. Learn about the stained glass ... Read more

Free - $12.00