Tenement Museum, New York County, New York

9 Mentions on Trippy

103 Orchard St

New York County, NY 10002

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(212) 982-8420


  • 1 mention in First time in the City -- highlights?

    • Adam H.

      Adam H. said, "...rather than particular spots. For instance, the Lower East Side will give you the much praised Katz's Delicatessen along with the Tenement Museum or the Museum Of Chinese In America just for starters. You will be able to walk to SoHo and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for new, non-touristy things to do during my 3rd trip to NYC!

    • Susie W.

      Susie W. said, "...Check out the Tenement Museum on the Lower East Side. They have several great tours that give you insights into the life of immigrants during the 1800s. Have fun! http://www.tenement.org/ Also check out The Frick Collection. It's a great spot to see..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best museums and historical sites all throughout NYC?

    • pNicole C.

      pNicole C. said, "...that im sure others will mention-- may be the lesser known ones --> New York Transit Museum, the Merchant's House Museum, Tenement Museum, Museum of the American Gangster, and a whole slew of walking tours. i'd also recommend downloading the "highline..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best & most interesting museums in NYC & surrounding areas?

    • Julia B.

      Julia B. said, "...Great suggestions from Courtney! The Frick is unbelievable. The Tenement Museum is interesting for several reasons, not least of which is the building itself. I would also suggest the rather tiny Nicholas Roerich Museum, inside a beautiful townhouse on Manhattan's Upper West..." See More

  • 1 mention in NY attractions

    • Sean K.

      Sean K. said, "...toward the top of your list. This is especially true if the weather is inclement. An often overlooked museum is the Tenement Museum, located at 97 Orchard Street. This 1860's building is set up to reflect the various immigrant groups the..." See More

  • 1 mention in New York with a 10 & 14 year old boys

    • Sean K.

      Sean K. said, "...Chinatown New York is a fun, and inexpensive treat. Just walking through can be great fun. Finally, I heartily recommend the Tenement Museum, 97 Orchard Street, in the lower east side. This 1860's building is set up to reflect the various..." See More

  • 1 mention in Thanksgiving 2016

    • Jeff P.

      Jeff P. said, "...Not sure there are non-touristy walking tours, but the one done by the Tenement Museum is very interesting...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best NYC Itinerary for 5 Days

    • Doug L.

      Doug L. said, "...On the Lower East Side, go to Tenement Museum (http://www.tenement.org) Have lunch at Russ & Daughters (http://www.russanddaughterscafe.com) Grab ice cream after at Il Laboratorio del Gelato (http://www.laboratoriodelgelato.com) Check out the quirky pencil store CW Pencil Enterprise(http://www.6sqft.com/new-yorker-spotlight-caroline-weaver-is-making-pencils-cool-again-with-her-new-les-pencil-shop/) In Soho, go to Pearl River..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should be on my "Can't Miss" list on 1st trip to New York City?

    • Adam H.

      Adam H. said, "...break the bank restaurants, so I'll leave that suggestion to others. But while you are down there you can visit the Tenement Museum or the New Museum. Similarly, you can head over to Flushing which is the home to the City's largest..." See More