The Oriental Institute Museum Hours
Oriental Institute Museum
1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 USA
(773) 702-9520 - Museum Office
Please note that between June 18, 2013 and June 2014 58th street will be closed; the main museum entrance will still be accessible.
Alternate pedestrian paths will be marked with signage – please follow the link for more information about the 58th street project and additional travel information: http://tinyurl.com/OI1155
Oriental Institute Museum and Store (Suq) Hours
|Tuesday||10:00 am to 6:00 pm|
|Wednesday||10:00 am to 8:30 pm|
|Thursday||10:00 am to 6:00 pm|
|Friday||10:00 am to 6:00 pm|
|Saturday||10:00 am to 6:00 pm|
|Sunday||noon to 6:00 pm|
The Museum is closed on these days: January 1; July 4; Thanksgiving Day (the museum will also close early on Wednesday, November 27th at 4pm); and December 25.
Admission is Free
Suggested Donation: $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for children under 12.
For groups of 8 or more people visiting the museum, please register by completing and submitting the following form: Tour Reservation Form
Photography, including built-in and/or attached flash, is permitted in the museum galleries without permission. Use of tripods, monopods, or additional lighting units, however, is not permitted.
Sketching policy: Visitors and groups may only use pencil and must have a notebook or clipboard to use. Leaning on cases is not permitted.
Items not permitted in the museum galleries: food or drinks, backpacks, umbrellas, and parcels or bags larger than 11”x13”. Also, please turn off any cellular devices.
Revised: November 20, 2013