Museum at Eldridge Street

Top 1% of attractions in New York City
8 / 10

10 expert reviews

“Meticulously restored over the last 20 years, this beloved Moorish Revival landmark on the Lower East Side spans three centuries of New York City architecture and history.”

– Travel + Leisure

Fodor's Fodor's
"The synagogue can be viewed as part of an hour-long tour, which begins at the small museum downstairs where interactive "touch tables" teach all ages about Eldridge Street." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"The first grand synagogue on the Lower East Side is now surrounded by dumpling shops and Chinese herb stores, but rewind about a century and you’d find delis and mikvot." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"The Eldridge Street Synagogue... reopened as the Museum at Eldridge Street." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"The first large-scale building by Eastern Euro immigrants in NY."
Where Where
"Located in the restored national historic landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue, the museum presents the culture, history and traditions of Jewish immigrants on the Lower East Side." Full review
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