Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures, West Asia & North Africa
1155 E. 58th St., Chicago IL 60637
- (773) 702-9514
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The Oriental Institute Museum is a world-renowned showcase for the history, art, and archaeology of the ancient Near East. The museum displays objects recovered by Oriental Institute excavations in permanent galleries devoted to ancient Egypt, Nubia, Persia, Mesopotamia, Syria, Anatolia, and the ancient site of Megiddo, as well as rotating special exhibits.
Average Visit/Tour Length1 hour
Special Interest Tours Offered
Hours of OperationT,Th, F & S: 10-6pm, W: 10-8:30pm & Su: 12-6pm