What was it like to grow up on the Lower East Side back when the Eldridge Street Synagogue was new? 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!
Part of the Museum’s Preservation Detectives Program for Families
All ticket sales are final, no refunds are available. If you cannot attend an event, we will exchange your tickets for another event (subject to availability). If you are unable to attend any future events we will accept your tickets as a donation, which will be acknowledged with a donation receipt.
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.