Multisensory Tour

Visitors who are blind or have low vision are invited to experience touchable moments of the ancient world in the Museum.

Access Program

Aerial Perspectives: A Documentary Photography Workshop with Terry Evans

This afternoon workshop will guide you to explore ways of understanding the aerial perspective in art, photography, and archaeology. Photo Courtesy: Terry Evans.

Adult Workshop

Silk Road Odysseys

Whether you are seeking to discover a new body of travel and adventure literature, or only vaguely know where Central Eurasia might be, you’ll find what you’re looking for in the Silk Road Odysseys course

Adult Continuing Education Course

Slow Art Day 2016

Spend a Saturday morning to slow down and enjoy art in the museum.

Free Event

Lunchtime Gallery Talk

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

Gallery Talk

Boy Scouts: Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop

Earn your archaeology Merit Badge at the Oriental Institute.

Family & Youth Program

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 Courses & Programs

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

Learn More

Family & Youth Programs

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

Learn More

K-12 Educator Programs

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

Learn More

Access Programs: Tours for Blind Visitors

Visitors who are blind or have low vision are invited to engage in touchable moments of the ancient world in the Museum. Sighted companions are welcome to join.

Learn More