Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be two hours long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods.
Under One Roof Part II 3rd Floor | Accessible by Elevator | Recommended Ages 8 and up.
Under One Roof carries the immigration story into the present with the experiences of newcomers who settled on the Lower East Side after World War II. Visit the home of the Wong siblings, whose stories of their mother and other garment workers are highlighted in an interactive, recreated Chinatown garment shop.
TICKETS ARE FREE All are welcome, but space is limited, so reservations are required. Tickets are made available one month prior to each event. To make a reservation, email [email protected], or call 1-877-975-3786.
Interested in Accessibility at the Museum?
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