Apartment Tours, Experiences

Live! at the Tenement

Meet the residents of 97 Orchard Street in this interactive experience. Gain insight into the atmosphere of daily life as it was lived in the building by visiting three separate apartments set in different time periods. Interact with actors portraying members of the Moore (1868), Levine (1898), and Baldizzi (1935) families. Learn about their daily lives, their hopes and aspirations, and how they navigated an ever-changing Lower East Side.

Live! At the Tenement is only offered on select dates:

Sunday, October 20, 2019
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Sunday, April 19, 2020
Sunday, May 17, 2020

Please check our website six weeks prior to purchase tickets.

Apartment Tours, Experiences

Live! at the Tenement

Meet the residents of 97 Orchard Street in this interactive experience. Gain insight into the atmosphere of daily life as it was lived in the building by visiting three separate apartments set in different time periods. Interact with actors portraying members of the Moore (1868), Levine (1898), and Baldizzi (1935) families. Learn about their daily lives, their hopes and aspirations, and how they navigated an ever-changing Lower East Side.

Live! At the Tenement is only offered on select dates:

Sunday, October 20, 2019
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Sunday, April 19, 2020
Sunday, May 17, 2020

Please check our website six weeks prior to purchase tickets.

Tour type
Apartment Tours, Experiences
Tour Location
97 Orchard Street, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floors
Tour Duration
1.5 Hours
Recommended ages
Ages 6 + Permitted
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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Accessibility Information

  • This tour visits three different floors, climbing multiple flights of stairs, in a series of small, low lit apartments.
  • This tour uses an outdoor stairwell with an open stair.
  • There will be limited seating available for visitors during this tour.
  • Assistive listening devices are available if requested.

 

For more information about accessibility at the Museum please visit the Accessibility at the Museum section.

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