Upcoming Events

American Sign Language Tours

A Deaf educator will lead a tour, with no spoken English translation. The tour will be hour-and-a-half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods.

TICKETS ARE FREE
All are welcome, but space is limited, so reservations are required.
Tickets are made available one month prior to each event.
To make a reservation, email [email protected], or call 1-877-975-3786.

Shop Life
Ground Floor | Wheelchair Accessible | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Sweatshop Workers
3rd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Hard Times
2nd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Irish Outsiders
4nd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Under One Roof
3rd Floor | Accessible by Elevator | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Touch Tours

Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods.

TICKETS ARE FREE
All are welcome, but space is limited, so reservations are required.
Tickets are made available one month prior to each event.
To make a reservation, email [email protected], or call 1-877-975-3786.

Hard Times
2nd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Victoria Confino
1st Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Under One Roof Part I
3rd Floor | Accessible by Elevator | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Under One Roof Part II
3rd Floor | Accessible by Elevator | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

1869 in 97 Orchard Street
Multiple Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Sweatshop Workers
3rd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

TypeWell Transcribed Tours

An Educator will lead a tour which will be converted from speech to text in real time by a TypeWell transcriber. The transcriptions will be accessed via visitors’ smart phones. The Museum will also provide a few devices to borrow.  Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods.

Under One Roof 
3rd Floor | Accessible by Elevator | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Shop Life
Ground Floor | Wheelchair Accessible | Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Sweatshop Workers
3rd Floor | Recommended Ages 8 and up.