The Oriental Institute

1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

Phone:
(773) 702-9514

Website:

The Oriental Institute is a research organization and museum devoted to the study of the ancient Near East. Founded in 1919 by James Henry Breasted, the Institute, a part of the University of Chicago, is an internationally recognized pioneer in the archaeology, philology, and history of early Near Eastern civilizations.

Place Information

  • Place Category

    Museums

  • Place Cost Free
  • Place Hours
    Sunday 12:00am - 6:00pm
    Monday closed
    Tuesday 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Wednesday 10:00am - 8:30pm
    Thursday 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm

The Oriental Institute: From the Parents

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