Yorkville Immigration: A Family Tour

Do you and your family know how to “read” architecture?

Yorvkille Immigration Tour


Learn the language of buildings and how you can discover the remnants of Yorkville’s cultural and social history in this interactive walk through the neighborhood with Heidi Carey, Education Coordinator at FRIENDS. Discover how immigrants from Germany, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, and Ireland lived in Yorkville more than a century ago. At the same time, brush up on your history detective skills as you learn to unlock secrets hidden in plain sight!


The Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue


$10 members, $20 non-members.

  • November 8, 2016
  • 1:00 pm