Virtual Live Events

Explore our schedule of upcoming public events, featuring book talks and specialty programs. You can also scroll to check out our regularly scheduled Virtual Tenement Tours, as well as our archive of past virtual events.

Date: September 22, 2021

Teacher Preview: Grades 1-2 Virtual Field Trips

Join us for a preview of Tenement Museum Virtual Field Trips for grades 1-2 including an...

Date: September 28, 2021

Virtual Book Talk – Michael Gold: The People’s Writer

Join us for a free virtual book talk with Patrick Chura, author of “Michael Gold: The...

Date: September 30, 2021

Member Virtual Tour – Tenement Bedrooms

This special, members-only event explores birth control and childbirth from the 1870s into...

Date: October 12, 2021

Virtual Book Talk – I is for Immigrants

Join us for a free virtual book talk with Selina Alko, author of “I is for Immigrants”...

Date: October 13, 2021

Teacher Preview: Grades 9-12 Virtual Field Trips

Join us for a preview of Tenement Museum Virtual Field Trips for grades 9-12 including...

Date: October 25, 2021

Women in New York Politics Now

Join us for a virtual conversation about power, history, and action, broadcasted from...

Virtual Tenement Tours

Purchase tickets to a live, virtual apartment tour of a family who lived in our historic buildings in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Explore how Black and African Americans shaped Lower Manhattan as they made homes, businesses, and communities there.

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On this virtual tour, we’ll explore stories of the Wongs, a Chinese American family who moved to the Lower East Side and lived in 103 Orchard Street. 

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Join us on an exploration of the flu pandemic of 1918.  It would become the deadliest pandemic in human history so far, leaving a lasting legacy on...

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Visit the 1960s home of the Saez Velez family, who migrated from Puerto Rico and lived at 103 Orchard Street on the Lower East Side.

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Join us for a virtual tour exploring the Rogarshevsky family, a Jewish American family from Lithuania who lived in 97 Orchard Street in the 1910s.

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Travel back to 1860s New York to visit Joseph and Bridget Moore, Irish immigrants living with their children at 97 Orchard Street.

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Watch recordings of our past virtual live events!


For more information about any of our events, please submit an inquiry using our contact form.

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