The Tenement Museum

General Information

The Tenement Museum
103 Orchard Street
New York New York 1 10002
(212) 431 0233


Morris Vogel, President,

Services Offered

  • Accessibility
    • The museum is accessible by guided tours only which are limited to 15 people at a time. (Three weeks notice in advance is required) They have Touch and Verbal Tours. <br> Each weekend, and on summer weekdays the Tenement Museum offers public tours of the Confino Family Program. Confino is a hands-on program that offers unlimited touching opportunities as well as verbal interaction with a costumed interpreter. Advance tickets are available and strongly recommended. Groups of 5 or more can arrange touch and verbal description tours for the Getting By, Piecing it Together, and Moores Family Tours. These descriptive narrative tours allow visitors to handle artifacts and reproductions of building details. We also offer these touch tours to individual and walk-up visitors several times per year. For more information about up coming Touch Tours or To schedule reservations for group touch tours, call 212-431-0233 x.240 or e-mail groups (at)