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The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
  • 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.
    General Facility Details
    • ADA Compliant:
    • Family-friendly:
    • Foreign-Language Printed Guide: Spanish
    • Foreign-Language Tour: Chinese, German, Spanish
    • Hours of Operation: T,Th, F & S: 10-6pm, W: 10-8:30pm & Su: 12-6pm
    • Special Interest Tours Offered:
    Group Amenities
    • Average Visit/Tour Length: 1 hour
    • Motorcoach Parking: Off-site