Wednesday, September 13, 2017

WALKING TOUR this Sunday!

Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery on East Houston Street has been in business since 1910.

Please join us as we lead a Store Front walking tour of the East Village and Lower East Side this Sunday, September 17th at 12 pm (noon) sponsored by The Municipal Art Society of New York.

The cost is $30 or $20 for MAS Members We will visit some of the remarkable ‪#‎momandpop‬ ‪#‎storefront documented in our books "Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York" "Store Front II-A History Preserved" and "New York Nights" and remember those that have disappeared. We will stop in many culinary specialty stores and discuss the origins of wonderful stores like Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery.

Tickets can be purchased online at 

Or: You can reach MAS tour director Ted Mineau at or call (212) 935-3960 with any questions or comments Meeting location is provided after tickets are purchased. Tour will proceed rain or shine.

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