If you can’t visit our historic tenement buildings in person, we offer virtual opportunities to experience the Museum. Attend one of our free public talks on YouTube, purchase tickets for a virtual tour, or host your own private event or field trip.
Virtual Tenement Tours
Purchase tickets to a live, virtual apartment tour of a family who lived in our historic buildings in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Calendar of Events
Explore our schedule of upcoming free public events on YouTube Live, and purchase tickets for upcoming virtual tours.
Private Virtual Events
Whether you are planning a group experience for your staff, alumni group, club, family, or friends, the Tenement Museum offers truly unique virtual event options. Your guests will interact with experts, educators, or costumed interpreters, and be guided through the recreated spaces of our historic tenement buildings and the lives of the families who lived there, using videos, archival images, and oral histories.
Virtual Field Trips
The Tenement Museum’s private virtual programs offer your class a chance a ‘visit’ to our recreated apartments from anywhere in the world, with our Educators taking you into the building and apartments using pre-recorded video, and share stories of a family who lived in our historic buildings.
Watch: “Rebuild, Retell, Renew”
2021 Virtual Gala Film
What’s the Tenement Museum planning next?
Get a sneak peek of our new permanent exhibit exploring Black history in Lower Manhattan and a behind-the-scenes look at the ongoing stabilization of our historic tenement buildings.
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