Practical Information

Planing a visit to the Tenement Museum? Below you’ll find what you need to know before your visit as well as other practical information about our facilities.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required to take building tours for all visitors ages 5 and up. While children under the age of 5 are welcome inside our Shop, Visitor Center, and Theater, they are not permitted on our building tours. Please review our COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures before visiting the Museum.

Educator-led guided tours are the only ways to access the historic tenement buildings.

Tour type

Tours often sell out. Purchase tickets in advance to reserve a specific tour, day, and time.

We offer tour recommendations, assistive materials, and free curated experiences for visitors with disabilities. See accessibility options.

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit our FAQ page for additional information.


Read more about the Museum’s accessibility.

How to Visit the Museum