Oriental Institute Museum

Chicago, Ill.


1155 E. 58th St.
Chicago, Ill. 60637
(773) 702-9514
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 11, 2017

Secret of the Mummies

FREEFebruary 25, 2017

Persian Nowruz Celebration

FREEMarch 11, 2017

Mummy Science

March 25, 2017
Chicago Parent Special Needs Playdate

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