The Tenement Museum stands as a monument to the struggles, triumphs, and resilience of ordinary im/migrants and the centrality of their experiences to the American story. By diving into real stories of everyday people, we foster conversation about historical and contemporary questions.
Your tax-deductible donation helps support our mission to foster a society that embraces and values the role of immigration in the evolving American identity.
Become a Member
Support the power of storytelling by joining our membership community. Members receive admission to tours, exclusive events, specialty content, and more!
Join the President’s Circle
This vibrant community of patrons bolsters the Tenement Museum’s mission with generous leadership giving. They engage with fellow supporters, attend special receptions, and enjoy unique opportunities for adult learning.
By becoming a monthly donor, you can provide impactful, ongoing support throughout the year!
Leave a legacy
By joining the Orchard Street Society, you can provide lasting security for our future. Including the Tenement Museum in your estate planning helps guarantee that we will be able to share our tenement stories for generations to come.
Start a Fundraiser
Have a special anniversary, birthday, or triathlon coming up? Raise money in support of the Tenement Museum by starting a Facebook fundraiser or creating your own fundraising page! By sharing your inspiration and support of the Tenement Museum, you can have an important impact on building awareness towards our mission.
Other Ways to Support
Donate by Mail or Phone
Please make checks payable to Tenement Museum and mailed to:
103 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002
To make a credit card donation by phone, please call 646-518-3007.
Donor Advised Funds
If you would like to make a gift via a donor-advised fund (DAF), you can find the Tenement Museum using Tax ID/EIN #13-3475390. The Museum is also referred to as the Lower East Side Tenement Museum in certain banking systems.
Gift of Stock
Many employers offer matching gift programs that will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. Find out if your company has a matching gift policy.
Next time you shop on Amazon, select the Tenement Museum as the organization you wish to support! Amazon donates 0.5% of eligible purchases to your favorite charitable organization — with no fees and no extra cost to you.
Get in Touch
Contact us with questions or comments at [email protected].