Lower East Side History and Food Tour

Janes Walk

Led By Sue Davies, Travel for Life Now and Big Apple Greeter

Facebook Live Tour includes a walk from The Forward Building at 175 East Broadway to Yonah Schimmel Kinishery at 137 E. Houston. Stops on the tour will include; 1) the Forward Building; 2) Strauss Square & the Isidore Strauss memorial; 3) Essex Street and The Essex Market (with a discussion about how the neighborhood has changed over the past 100 years); 4) stops at Katz’s Delicatessen, Russ & Daughters and Yona Schimmel.


This walk activity will be held on Facebook Live. You will need a Facebook account to join.

Location Information

RSVP is required and capacity is limited. Meeting location, ending location, and directions will be provided via email before walk date.


Sunday, May 9, 2021
2:00 PM
1-2 hours

Borough: Manhattan
Theme: History & Culture
Platform: On Social Media
Language: English