Lower East Side Tenement Museum National Historic Site

National Park Service, New York.

The heart of the museum is it historic tenements, home to an estimated 7,000 people from over 20 nations between 1863 and 1935. The tenement’s cramped living spaces, the lives of past residents, and the history of the Lower East Side, contribute to its representation of the immigrant experience. Experience this museum through various in person and virtual programming today!


The Lower East Side Tenement Museum, is located at 97 and 103 Orchard Street in the Lower East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City,.

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