Welcome to the Tenement Museum’s online press office. This page features fact sheets for the institution and its programming, press releases, and recent news. High-resolution images for publication are available by contacting [email protected]. Questions from members of the media should also be directed to [email protected] or by calling 646-518-3063.

Press Releases

Check out our recent announcements.

The 2019 Gala will explore the multifaceted and complex notion of American identity through a night celebrating how the concept has evolved.

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The Tenement Museum released a trailer and announced the launch date of its first ever internally produced podcast series 'How to Be American."

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Kevin Jennings speaking in front of a podium

The Tenement Museum today publicly unveiled its new mission and vision statements, indicative of a new direction for the institution at a time when its historic...

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In the News

Check out our recent news coverage.

Thought Leadership

Read and watch how the Tenement Museum is entering the national conversation on immigration.