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The Eldridge Street Synagogue
12 Eldridge Street New York, NY 10002
The Eldridge Street Synagogue was the first house of worship built by Eastern European Jews on New York's Lower East Side. The synagogue is a National Historic Landmark, a New York City Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Access: Tours--Tues and Thurs. 11:30 & 2:30 Sun. hourly 11-4
Fees: $4 adults; $2.50 seniors, students and children
Phone: (212) 219-0888
Notes: groups of 10 or more require advance reservations
URL: http://www.eldridgestreet.org
Category: Historic Houses/Sites
Subject: Ethnicity & Immigration , Religion
Time Period: 19th Century since Civil War , 20th Century since WW2


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