Late Night Thursday: June 20

Costumed actor playing the role of John Schneider.

Costumed actor playing the role of John Schneider.


When: Thursday, June 20, 2019, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Event Location: 103 Orchard Street

Cost: Free Tenement Talk, Ticketed Programs - from $23 - $35

The lights stay on after dark on Thursday nights at the Tenement Museum! Each Thursday offers access to exclusive programs, tours, and exhibits only available on this special night of the week. This week’s exciting programs include A Day in the Life: Rogarshevsky, Last Call! at Schneider’s Saloon, Exploring 97 Orchard Street, and more.

Late Night Tours & Experiences

The Rogarshevsky family in front of 97 Orchard Street in the early 1900s

A Day in the Life: Rogarshevskys

6:00 pm

Explore the story of the Rogarshevsky family by taking a journey through the Lower East Side and visiting their 1911 recreated home in 97 Orchard Street. This is a hybrid walking/apartment tour.

Exploring 97 Orchard Street

5:30 pm & 6:00 pm

Explore the curation and preservation of 97 Orchard Street, a historic tenement and discover how landlords and tenants left their mark on the building.

Tenement Talk!

Refugee Entrepreneurship: Work and Community

6:30 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm)

This World Refugee Day, we host a conversation with entrepreneurs and those creating programs and policies to support their work. Tenement Talks are wheelchair accessible.

Last Call! at Schneider’s Saloon

6:30 pm

In this interactive program, meet John and Caroline Schneider, the married proprietors of 97 Orchard Street’s first business — a lager beer saloon. This program is wheelchair accessible.