The Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space is a volunteer-run small history museum of grassroots activism. We tell the story of efforts to create community spaces on the Lower East Side, especially efforts that “reclaim” space that has been taken over by city bureaucracies or corporations. We highlight the political implications of how social structures shape and control our space and take a long-term historical perspective on how the urban landscape evolves through cycles.
Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space Info
- Address: 55 Avenue C,
New York, NY 10009
- Neighborhood Guide: Lower East Side
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