Tenement Museum

Learn about the people that contributed to the Lower East Side's diversity.

The Tenement Museum in New York City

Located in a former tenement building that housed an untold number of immigrants, the Tenement Museum focuses on documenting immigrant life in New York during the 19th and 20th centuries. Rich with artifacts, photographs and oral histories, the museum presents a perspective crucial to understanding the development of New York as the city we know today.

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103 Orchard St. New York NY 10002 U.S.


212-982-8420 Attraction’s Website

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