What was it like to grow up on the Lower East Side back when the Eldridge Street Synagogue was new? Step lively and look closely; there are hidden clues all along these bustling blocks! Find what remains, figure out what has changed, and discover childhood in the old neighborhood. This one-hour program includes stops for candy and pickles.
When & Where
Museum at Eldridge Street
The mission of the Museum at Eldridge Street is to strengthen, support, protect and promote the 1887 landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue as a dynamic cultural and educational center that tells the story of Jewish immigrant life at the turn of the last century, explores architecture and historic preservation, inspires reflection and cultural continuity, and fosters inter-group exchange.
Space is limited. RSVP required.