New York City Museum and Tours
About the Lower East Side Tenement Museum
Support the Lower East Side Tenement Museum
Tenement Museum Events New York City
NYC History
NYC Virtual history tour and education games
Tenement Education

Tenement Talks are free and held at the Museum Shop at 103 Orchard Street.

Guarantee a seat with the purchase of the evening's featured book by calling 212-431-0233 ext. 259.

Otherwise, seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis beginning at 6:00 PM.

Tenement Talks are held in a wheelchair accessible room equipped with induction loops. For a full list of accessible programs and services, visit our accessibility page.

Bag Your Book
Winter Tenement Talks at the Tenement Museum

Join Our Mailing List



Tenement Podcasts

  • Tenement Museum Podcast Episode 2: New York City Draft Riots

    Get the Flash Player to see this player.
  • Tenement Museum Podcast Episode 1: A Taste of the Lower East Side

    Get the Flash Player to see this player.
Listen to older talks in our archive

Signed Books

To purchase signed copies of books by authors who've read at Tenement Talks, contact events(at)tenement.org