Travel with the Oriental Institute this Spring with Splendors of Georgia & Armenia Tour

Share the thrill of discovery with distinguished Oriental Institute faculty tour guides

Travel Programs

Epic Wednesday

Break your mid-week routine. Come for an evening social event at the Museum.

Evening Social Event

Lunchtime Traveler Series

Explore the ancient world with a 45-minute gallery talk in the Oriental Institute Museum.

Gallery Talks

Strolling Through History

A series of guided tours at the Museum for adults with babies under 18 months old in strollers

Adult/Family Program

Storytime | Ages 5–8

Join us for each week’s featured book reading and activity. July and August focus on books based on tales from the Arabian Nights.

Family & Youth Programs

Project Archaeology Leadership Legacy Institute

Take a leading role in archaeology education. Open to teachers, museum educators, and archaeologists. Get in-depth instruction of the new curriculum guide Project Archaeology: Investigating Nutrition.

Teacher Workshops

Boy Scouts: Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop

Earn your archaeology Merit Badge at the Oriental Institute.

Family & Youth Programs

The Oriental Institute offers a mix of events and activities, including gallery tours, travel programs, hands-on workshops for children and families, exclusive members' programs, lectures, and rigorous adult education courses. The Oriental Institute is dedicated to engaging visitors of all ages and backgrounds with ancient cultures and the arts.

Adult Continuing Education & Programs

Explore the ancient world through our onsite and online program offerings.

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Family & Youth Programs

Investigate replicas of artifacts to solve the archaeological puzzle of our simulated dig site.

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K-12 Teacher Programs

Learn from our archaeologists and get hands-on with lesson planning in our workshops.

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