Special Virtual Tour: Love at the Tenement
Intimate relationships thrive in close communities. On this special free virtual tour, hear the rarely shared stories of romantic and platonic relationships of 97 Orchard Street, from forbidden to familial love. Learn about dating, courting, and marriage traditions observed in different times and cultural groups. Discover who fell for a boarder, and how you would have wooed a crush in 1910.
Venue: Zoom | Tenement Museum
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"Sharon Norwood's Drawing Room" at ISCP
Through May 27 Thu
Opening Reception: March 24, 2022, 6–8pm Sharon Norwood’s Drawing Room is the first solo exhibition in New York by artist Sharon Norwood, curated by Dr. Petrina Dacres, ISCP’s 2022 Jane Farver Memo...
Torah Unwrapped at Jewish Children's Museum
Through May 29 Sun
Torah Unwrapped! Journey along with the Jewish Children’s Museum, as we explore the craftsmanship to become a Sofer-Scribe. Uncover the history of hundred-year-old Torah scrolls; sand and scrape unfi...
The “Jews Burying Ground” and Historic Chatham Square Walking Tour at Museum at Eldridge Street
Learn about the history of Lower Manhattan and Congregation Shearith Israel on a historic walk to the oldest Jewish Cemetery in the USA. In 1654, 23 Sephardic Jews escaping the Inquisition in Recif...