The Abrons Arts Center at Henry Street Settlement

  • NY


466 Grand Street
New York
United States

About Us

Founded in 1893 by social work pioneer Lillian Wald and based on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, the Henry Street Settlement delivers a wide range of social service and arts programming to more than 100,000 New Yorkers each year. Distinguished by a profound connection to its neighbors, a willingness to address new problems with swift and innovative solutions, and a strong record of accomplishment, Henry Street challenges the effects of urban poverty by helping families achieve better lives for themselves and their children.

The Abrons Arts Center provides arts and cultural opportunities that reflect the ethnic diversity and artistic wealth of the Lower East Side. The Arts Center offers superb educational and enrichment programs for all ages and skill levels. Its acclaimed performing and visual arts programs attract audiences from all over New York City.

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