Stephanie Hill Wilchfort will take over as president of the Crown Heights museum in early 2015.
Visitors taking the tour can decide if a reconstructed Orchard Street apartment is up to 1901 codes.
Community and culture groups will host LES History Month events in May.
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum hopes to delve into post-World War II immigrant history.
From comics to culinary books, the Lower East Side's history has sparked many page-turning tales.
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum recieved a donation of images from the 1960s and 1970s.
Pop Karma will be selling organic and whole grain popcorn in flavors like margarita and barbecue.
Staffers at the Tenement Museum found a doll, nail polish and other items inside boarded-up fireplaces.
A fire broke out at the Congee Village restaurant at 101 Orchard St., next to the LES Tenement Museum.
The Lower East Side BID is planning to introduce a new phone app to help visitors navigate the neighborhood.
The Tenement Museum plans to open a visitors' center on Orchard Street this summer.
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