Museum at Eldridge Street


Described as “gasp-inducing” by The New York Times, the Museum at Eldridge Street is housed in the 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue, a magnificent National Historic Landmark that has been meticulously restored.

Museum at Eldridge Street

Explore the building’s history, architecture and culture while discovering its vibrant Lower East Side/Chinatown neighborhood. Highlights include awe-inspiring architecture, a new stained-glass window by artist Kiki Smith and Deborah Gans and award-winning digital displays. An off-the-beaten-path jewel, the Museum is a must-see site for those on the hunt for an authentic New York City experience.

Museum at Eldridge Street Info

  • Address: 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY 10002
  • Neighborhood Guide: Lower East Side
  • Hours & Admission:

    Sunday – Thursday from 10 am to 5 pm

    Friday from 10 am to 3 pm
  • $12 adults; $10 students/seniors; $8 children 5-17; Free for children under 5 years of age
  • Eldridge Street is open for free on Mondays

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