Group Reservations

The Tenement Museum offers discounted rates for groups of 15 or more. Group reservations are available during daytime museum hours (10am-6pm) or for private tours in the evenings (6pm-10pm) when the museum is closed to the public.

Daytime Groups can choose from various programs, apartment tours, neighborhood walking tours, and experiences, which are available at select times during the day at special rates. To make a group reservation, please complete the appropriate online group request form via the links below:

K-12 | Adult | College/University | Senior (65+)

Private Evening Tours are customizable to the needs of individual groups and can be scheduled in conjunction with a reception or dinner program. To make an evening group tour reservation, visit our Private Evening Tours page. If you are interested in hosting a private event at the Museum, visit our Host an Event page.

Daytime Group Reservation Information


A male grade school student raising his hand while on a school group tour at the Tenement Museum.

Daytime School Groups

Through interactive tours of the tenement buildings and Lower East Side neighborhood, students investigate universal themes of cultural identity, discrimination, and human rights. All school programs support New York State Learning Standards, Common Core Learning Standards, and facilitate New Jersey Core Proficiencies for basic social studies skills, attitudes, and knowledge.

A museum tour guide talking to a group inside the recreated 1892 Levine family kitchen.

Daytime Non-School Groups

The Museum offers reduced rates for adult, seniors or college/university-aged groups consisting of 15 or more. Daytime group tours and programs are available at specific times during the day. The Museum requires daytime groups to book reservations at least four weeks in advance.

Evening Group Reservation Information


A split view of the recreated 1908 bedroom and kitchen of the Rogarshevsky family

Private Evening Tours

Explore the museum without the crowds. With our private tours, groups can experience the museum after hours and take advantage of special programs that are only offered in the evening. Guests can also schedule evening tours in conjunction with receptions, discussions, or dinner programs.

A view through the glass windows of a private event at 103 Orchard Street

Private Events

The Tenement Museum offers special event and private evening groups the opportunity to tailor their visit to include multiple programs, tours, group discussions, receptions, or dinner programs. Reservations are taken up to a year in advance for evening bookings.