2019 Holiday Gift Guide

The Tenement Museum has a wide array of books, housewares, gifts, knick-knacks, and memorabilia to make your holiday season one for the history books! Everyone likes getting gifts, but is there anything better than being known among your friends and family as the person who gets everyone the perfect present? We’re here to help you claim that title with our unique collection of gifts for everyone in your life. Help support the Tenement Museum and it’s mission by holiday shopping with us this year!

Limited time offer!

30% off of all Gift Guide items. Use code SNOW at checkout.

For the Museum Lover

Do you have happy Tenement Museum memories? Do you have a loved one who loves the Lower East Side? These stylish pieces keep the happy memories and the love alive all year round.


Denim Lower East Side Tote Bag

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

Tenement T-Shirt

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

NYC Letters Pouch

$24.99 ($17.49 with code)

Gifts for Tots

Keep the kids busy through the holiday parties and the frostiest of snow days. They’ll be enjoying these challenging puzzles and educational reads well after the holidays. With such great finds, you might stock up for their next birthday too!


Victoria Confino: Paper Doll

$14.99 ($10.49 with code)

Lower East Side Onesie

$32.00 ($22.40 with code)

NYC Board Book

$12.99 ($9 with code)

For the Book Lovers

Whether your loved one is a history buff, a foodie, or has immigrant heritage, there’s something for every book lover here!


A Tenement Story

$19.99 ($13.99 with code)

The Immigrant Cookbook

$35.00 ($24.50 with code)

Pasta Grannies

Coming Soon

For the Foodie

These stylish items will class up any cook’s collection, from tiny NYC kitchens to more spacious spaces. Not only stylish but functional, these pieces are sure to be conversation starters around the dinner table.


Skyscraper Salt Pepper Shakers

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

Tenement Foods Tea Towel

$19.99 ($13.99 with code)

Manhole Cover Trivet

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

For the Traveler

Give the gift of the Big Apple from this selection of our most popular New York- centric goodies. Some of these items are so fun you might need to buy yourself a little something too!


Newspaper Crossword Puzzle

$19.99 ($13.99 with code)

Greek Coffee Cup

$19.99 ($13.99 with code)

Main Street Puzzle

$19.99 ($13.99 with code)

For the Fashionista

Express your love with jewelry this season!


Tiffany Clematis Earring

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

Grand Staircase Rail Detail Earring

$29.99 ($20.99 with code)

Give the Gift of Museum Membership