AAA Editor Notes
Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 103 Orchard St., between Delancey and Broome sts., recognizes the nation's urban, working-class immigrants through exhibits based on the lives of tenement residents. Some 7,000 people from 20 countries occupied apartments in the 97 Orchard St. building 1863-1935.
Guided tours depart from the visitor center. Neighborhood walking tours also are offered.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.