Save 15% on your order when you buy 2 or more attractions or tours with code: DOMORE

Bus ToursNYC ToursAttractions & PackagesMore

Chassidic Tour of Lower East Side

Adult
$50.00
Child
$50.00
The lower east side of Manhattan contains a lot of the original history of Jewish life on US shores. Going back to the mid 1800's European Jewry was spilling over into America. Amazingly there still are remnants of their history, through their synagogues and Jewish life, in spite of the vast change that parts of the community is experiencing. Come see structures that are over 100 years old and have been used nonstop for Jewish practices. Come discover what Jewish life was like, dealing with the various challenges of maintaining their standard of Judaism, educating their children with the Jewish spirit, and fending off those who apposed this goal. Learn about their devotion to Judaism, despite their dire financial conditions. A yeshiva over 100 years old still active and thriving is also visited on the tour. We will talk about the various leaders who ensured the continuity of traditional Judaism, and guided their communities in the ways of Judaism, in this land of opportunity and advancement.

Tour Length: 1.5 hours

Departure Location: 145 East Broadway

Departure Time: Sunday & Tuesday, 1:30pm

Voucher Information:
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy

The lower east side of Manhattan contains a lot of the original history of Jewish life on US shores. Going back to the mid 1800's European Jewry was spilling over into America. Amazingly there still are remnants of their history, through their synagogues and Jewish life, in spite of the vast change that parts of the community is experiencing. Come see structures that are over 100 years old and have been used nonstop for Jewish practices. Come discover what Jewish life was like, dealing with the various challenges of maintaining their standard of Judaism, educating their children with the Jewish spirit, and fending off those who apposed this goal. Learn about their devotion to Judaism, despite their dire financial conditions. A yeshiva over 100 years old still active and thriving is also visited on the tour. We will talk about the various leaders who ensured the continuity of traditional Judaism, and guided their communities in the ways of Judaism, in this land of opportunity and advancement.

Gray Line New York
$50.00$50.00