Founded in 1980, the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history, heritage, culture and diverse experiences of people of Chinese descent in the United States.
Best Chinese American museum on this coast. Very educational on the history of Chinese Americans often overlooked.
Thursday evenings are free. Continuously pushes the needle on what we imagine "Chinese in America" to look like.
Small museum focused on the Chinese experience in America through exhibits & public programs.
One of the best history-related museums in New York. American history told through the experiences of Chinese in America.
“Awesome cafe right next door! Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Great soups and sandwiches. Cheap”
“Discover the 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue, a breath-taking National Historic Landmark located on New York City's Lower East Side. The Museum at Eldridge street offers an intimate, authentic portal to the past for people of all backgrounds. Step into the footsteps of the synagogue's immigrant founders. Explore digital displays. Discover how the immigrant experience transformed and continues to transform communities today. On Mondays, the admission fee is waived and it is "pay what you want".”
“This is my second favorite noodle shop. Second because it gets so busy, you need to get aggressive to put in an order. The noodles are made fresh which gives them a chewier, springier, more fun to eat texture. Be prepared for a line!”