Building Tours

At Home in 1911

Visit the recreated 1910s apartment of an Eastern European Jewish family earning a living in the garment trade. Like the majority of immigrants at the time, the Rogarshevskys faced many challenges – with the added difficulties of raising six children in a three-room NYC tenement. Step into their home and experience what daily life was like for an immigrant family in 1911 – balancing work, family, community, and an evolving cultural identity.

Please note: Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination is required before taking a building tour for all visitors. Starting December 1st, fully vaccinated children ages 5+ will be permitted on building tours. Children ages 5-11 who are not vaccinated or are unable to be vaccinated can attend a neighborhood walking tour or visit us virtually through our virtual programs and eventsChildren under 5 cannot attend building tours at this time.
Building Tours

At Home in 1911

Visit the recreated 1910s apartment of an Eastern European Jewish family earning a living in the garment trade. Like the majority of immigrants at the time, the Rogarshevskys faced many challenges – with the added difficulties of raising six children in a three-room NYC tenement. Step into their home and experience what daily life was like for an immigrant family in 1911 – balancing work, family, community, and an evolving cultural identity.

Please note: Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination is required before taking a building tour for all visitors. Starting December 1st, fully vaccinated children ages 5+ will be permitted on building tours. Children ages 5-11 who are not vaccinated or are unable to be vaccinated can attend a neighborhood walking tour or visit us virtually through our virtual programs and eventsChildren under 5 cannot attend building tours at this time.
Tour type
Building Tours
Tour Location
97 Orchard, 3rd Floor
Tour Duration
60 minutes
Recommended ages
Ages 12 +
Not recommended for visitors with mobility issues

Tickets are available at the Visitor Center on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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Ticket Price

Tickets

Adults $30
Seniors $30
Students $30
Members Free

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You can also host a private tour for a small group at a flat rate of $360 (Members 15% discount). Inquire here.

Proof of vaccination is required for this tour

Please follow our COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

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