Lower East Side Tenement Museum

Local nameLower East Side Tenement Museum
LocationManhattan, New York City, United States

The Lower East Side Tenement Museum is a museum and National Historic Site located at 97 and 103 Orchard Street in the Lower East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The museum's two historical tenement buildings were home to an estimated 15,000 people, from over 20 nations, between 1863 and 2011. The museum, which includes a visitors' center, promotes tolerance and historical perspective on the immigrant experience.

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Opening hours

Visitor center:
Fri - Wed: 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Thu: 10 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

The museum can be visited only with a tour - check the times in advance.


Adults: $25
Students: $20
Seniors: $20

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lower_East_Side_Tenement_Museum

Official Website https://www.tenement.org/

Twitter https://twitter.com/tenementmuseum

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Lower-East-Side-Tenement-Museum-114377373747/

Email lestm@tenement.org

Phone +1 212-982-8420

Address 108 Orchard Street, Manhattan, NY 10002, USA

Coordinates 40°43'7.621" N -73°59'24.096" E

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