Museum at Eldridge Street

12 Eldridge St.
New York, NY 10002- Map It
Phone: (212) 219-0302

AAA Editor Notes

Museum at Eldridge Street is at 12 Eldridge St. Explore the restored 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue, located on the Lower East Side near Chinatown, on a guided 1-hour tour. Interactive displays, religious and cultural objects and the synagogue's rich decor, including a 50-foot barrel-vaulted ceiling, stained-glass windows and a carved walnut ark, detail the history and culture of East European Jewish immigrants to the Lower East Side from the 1880s to the 1920s. Guided tours are available.
$14; $10 (ages 62+ and students with ID); $8 (ages 5-17); by donation (for all on Mon.).
Station: East Broadway
Hours: Sun.-Thurs. 10-5, Fri. 10-3. Guided tours are given on the hour 10-4. Allow 1 hour minimum.