Oriental Institute Museum

Chicago, Ill.

 
 

1155 E. 58th St.
Chicago, Ill. 60637
(773) 702-9514
oi.uchicago.edu
Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Wednesday; noon-6 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday.
Admission: Suggested donation $7, $4 kids 11 and under

The Oriental Institute focuses on the Ancient Near East, including Egypt, Persia and the Fertile Crescent. Families can discover mummies from ancient Egypt, lions from ancient Babylon and a colossal statue of King Tut by using free self-guided activities. Travel back in time with computer games and gallery activity cards in English and Spanish.

Upcoming Events

Junior Archaeologists

February 13, 2016 - April 9, 2016

The Look

February 25, 2016

Secret of the Mummies

FREEFebruary 27, 2016

Strolling through History

March 8, 2016 - May 10, 2016

Mummy Science

April 30, 2016

What’s Up, King Tut?

FREEMay 14, 2016

Ancient Game Day

FREEJune 4, 2016
 
 











 
 
 
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