Tenement Museum Officially Opens Visitor Center at 103 Orchard Today

Posted on: November 8th, 2011 at 6:18 am by

It’s a go.  The name is painted on the facade; the trademark red-and-white lettering is affixed to the marquees; books are in the windows. Yes, inauguration day has finally arrived for the Tenement Museum. After a two-month-long delay reportedly attributed to occupancy issues, the doors of the Sadie Samuelson Levy Heritage Center at 103 Orchard Street are finally opening today. Officially officially.  UPDATE: the move is today, opening is FRIDAY.

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The first event in the new facility is part of the Tenement Talks series, which is hosting the second ProPublica discussion later tonight. Stop by if you’re interested in hearing about the relationship between drug companies and health care.

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