Tenement Museum - Tour in ASL (no voice interpretation)

10/22/2018 6:00 pm

Tenement Museum

 

ASL Irish Outsiders Tour

Irish Outsiders 

Meet the Moores, an immigrant family struggling with prejudice while celebrating their Irish identity in 1869 New York. Visit their restored home as they prepare for the City's renowned St. Patrick's Day parade. Through their experience, you'll discover how immigrants from different backgrounds forge their own American identities. 

4th Floor - Recommended Ages 8 and up.

A Deaf educator will lead the tour, with no spoken English translation. The tour will be an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods.

The tours are free but space is limited.

Tickets must be reserved by emailing: ezeira@tenement.org or by calling 1-877-97-LESTM.

Upcoming tours:
ASL Hard Times Tour

Wednesday, December 5th, 6pm -8pm

Hard Times 
Discover how immigrants survived economic depressions at 97 Orchard Street between 1863 and 1935. Visit the restored homes of the German-Jewish Gumpertz family, whose patriarch disappeared during the Panic of 1873, and the Italian-Catholic Baldizzi family, who lived through the Great Depression. 
2nd floor - Recommended Ages 8 and up.

Address/Contact Information:
Museum Shop
103 Orchard Street at Delancey
New York, New York

Voice: 1-877-97LESTM

Email: Ellysheva Zeira, Education Assistant for Access
mailto:ezeira@tenement.org
Webpage: www.tenement.org
For Questions, contact Ellysheva Zeira via phone at 646-518-3038 or email: ezeira@tenement.org

DIRECTIONS:
http://tenement.org/directions.html
B or D to Grand Street. Exit at Grand and Chrystie. Walk east (away from Bowery) for four blocks. Take a left at Orchard Street and walk north for two blocks to the Museum Shop 103 Orchard Street.

F to Delancey Street or the J, M or Z to Essex Street. Once you get off any of these subways, walk two blocks away from the Williamsburg Bridge (west) to Orchard Street. The Museum Shop is located at 103 Orchard Street, on the corner of Delancey and Orchard.

M15 Buses and Sightseeing Buses. These buses stop at the corner of Grand and Allen Streets. Exit the bus and walk one block east to Orchard Street. Then walk one 1/2 block north to Delancey Street.

Accessibility/Additional Information:
http://www.tenement.org/vizinfo_ada.php