Watch Past Virtual Museum Events

Never miss out on a Tenement Museum event! Watch our educational virtual programming and past Tenement Talks here or on our YouTube channel, and subscribe to our newsletter to hear first about any upcoming virtual events happening at the Tenement Museum.

Tenement Movies

In case you missed them during your visit (or just really want to see them again), our original documentary films are available here, in this virtual version of our Ruth J. Abram Theater!

Virtual Tenement Concerts

Livestreamed from inside our recreated historic tenement apartments, these virtual performances highlight the sounds and songs of tenement life in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Virtual Tenement Talks

Livestreamed from inside our recreated historic tenement apartments, these conversations invite historians, scholars, authors, and our Tenement Museum community to explore the deeper questions of our mission.

Foods of the Lower East Side

Our virtual food programming, from book talks to workshops, serves to strengthen the connection between food and our histories.

Stories of New York

As part of the Museum’s virtual events, these programs discuss the vibrant, complicated, diverse, and unique stories that make up New York – past and present.

Virtual Family Events and Hands-On Activities

Geared towards children, these educational virtual programs use arts & crafts and storytelling to help families engage with the past.

Virtual Book Talks

Our virtual book talks allow us to engage with authors discussing a wide array of immigrant and New York City history.

Objects of Comfort

Part of the Your Story, Our Story collection, Objects of Comfort highlight the objects that hold the stories, passed down through the generations, that illustrate our ancestor’s resilience through hardship and bring us comfort during difficult times.