Places that Matter

Place Explorer: Lower East Side

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
ABC No Rio Lower East Side Manhattan Center for volunteerism, art & activism
Angel Orensanz Foundation Center for the Arts Lower East Side Manhattan Art, concert & performance space in a historic synagogue building
Bialystoker Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing (aka Bialystoker Home for the Aged) Lower East Side Manhattan Threatened historic Lower East Side elder care facility
City Lore Lower East Side Manhattan New York City's center for urban folk culture
Dixon Place Lower East Side Manhattan Performance space for original and experimental works
East River Park Lower East Side Manhattan Lower East Side park conceived by Robert Moses in the 1930s
East River Reflections Labyrinth Lower East Side Manhattan Large labyrinth painted on asphalt
Eastern District/Good Samaritan Dispensary Lower East Side Manhattan One of the city's oldest municipal health care centers for the poor
Economy Candy Lower East Side Manhattan Old fashioned candy shop offering local and world-wide favorites
Educational Alliance Lower East Side Manhattan Century-old Lower East Side community center
Essex Street Market Lower East Side Manhattan WPA-era indoor market
Garden Cafeteria (former, now Wing Shoon Restaurant) Lower East Side Manhattan A storied Lower East Side gathering place
Guss' Pickles Lower East Side Manhattan Offers pickles made from scratch and sold in barrels
Henry Street Settlement Headquarters Lower East Side Manhattan Historic headquarters of a progressive Lower East Side community services center
Hua Mei Bird Garden Lower East Side Manhattan Community garden in Sara Delano Roosevelt Park that houses beautiful songbirds
Jarmulowsky Bank Building Lower East Side Manhattan A major Lower East Side bank from 1912-1917
Jewish Daily Forward Building (former) Lower East Side Manhattan Headquarters of Jewish newspaper, built in 1912
Katz's Delicatessen Lower East Side Manhattan A classic delicatessen, open since 1888
Kossar's Bialys Lower East Side Manhattan Oldest Bialy Bakery in the United States
Lower East Side Tenement Museum Lower East Side Manhattan House museum presenting immigration history
Mariners' Temple Baptist Church Lower East Side Manhattan Influential Baptist congregation
Roger's Garden (former) Lower East Side Manhattan A real neighborhood deli
Russ and Daughters Lower East Side Manhattan Appetizing Store located in the Lower East Side
Schapiro Wine Company (former) Lower East Side Manhattan Kosher winery on the Lower East Side
Seward Park Housing Murals Lower East Side Manhattan 1939 murals depicting Franklin Roosevelt and Einstein, among others
St. Augustine's Church Lower East Side Manhattan Landmarked church that is restoring artifacts of racial segregation for study and education
St. Marks Place Lower East Side Manhattan Lower East Side street rich in popular culture
Stanton Street Shul Lower East Side Manhattan Rare tenement shul on the Lower East Side
Steve Brodie's saloon (site of) Lower East Side Manhattan Saloon whose owner claimed to have jumped off the Brooklyn Bridge
Streit's Matzos Lower East Side Manhattan Oldest family-run matzo manufacturing company in the United States
The Bhakti Center Lower East Side Manhattan Lower East Side devotional arts center
The Pickle Guys Lower East Side Manhattan The last pickle store on Essex Street
Two Bridges Neighborhood Council Lower East Side Manhattan Long-standing community-based organization
Yonah Schimmel's Knishes Bakery Lower East Side Manhattan Where a variety of knishes are baked from scratch daily