Synagogues of the Lower East Side Walking Tour

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

Stroll through the neighborhood's 100-year-old history!One hundred years ago, there were as many as 500 synagogues dotting the streets of the Lower East Side. Only a few, like the Museum’s landmark building and the Bialystocker Synagogue, still exist in their original form; most are distant ... Read more

Free - $25.00

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

An Evening to Relish: Open House with Artist Steve Marcus

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

Join us for a special Open House on National Hot Dog Day featuring the Museum’s new exhibition, "Steve Marcus: Top Dog of Kosher Pop Art."On National Hot Dog Day, Wednesday, July 20, join New York City artist Steve Marcus at the Museum at Eldridge Street ... Read more

Free

Historic Chatham Square and Secrets of The “Jews Burying Ground”

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

Learn about the history of Lower Manhattan and Congregation Shearith Israel on a historic walk to the oldest Jewish Cemetery in the USA.In 1654, 23 Sephardic Jews escaping the Inquisition in Recife, Brazil, landed in Dutch New Amsterdam and asked Peter Stuyvesant to let them ... Read more

Free - $25.00

Synagogues of the Lower East Side Walking Tour

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

Stroll through the neighborhood's 100-year-old history!One hundred years ago, there were as many as 500 synagogues dotting the streets of the Lower East Side. Only a few, like the Museum’s landmark building and the Bialystocker Synagogue, still exist in their original form; most are distant ... Read more

Free - $25.00

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

Historic Chatham Square and Secrets of The “Jews Burying Ground”

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

Learn about the history of Lower Manhattan and Congregation Shearith Israel on a historic walk to the oldest Jewish Cemetery in the USA.In 1654, 23 Sephardic Jews escaping the Inquisition in Recife, Brazil, landed in Dutch New Amsterdam and asked Peter Stuyvesant to let them ... Read more

Free - $25.00

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