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Go Historic ID
318863
names
Eldridge Street Synagogue
Museum at Eldridge Street Synagogue
coordinates
40.714746° N, 73.993491° W
main dates
1887 constructed
categories
address
12 Eldridge Street
10002
phone
212/219-0888

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  • Overview

    The Museum at Eldridge Street Synagogue presents the culture, history and traditions of Jewish immigrants on the Lower East Side drawing parallels with the diverse cultural communities that have settled in America. The Museum offers guided tours of the restored synagogue (a National Historic Landmark), exhibits and cultural programs, including concerts, neighborhood walking tours and film screenings. view full text →

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Article Info

Short URL
gohist.co/318863
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
First published
October 8, 2013
Last updated
July 11, 2014

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