Oriental Institute Exterior
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Oriental Institute Museum Address

Wheelchair Accessible

1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 USA
(773) 702-9520 - Museum Office

Oriental Institute Museum and Shop (Suq) Hours

Tuesday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Mondays  

The Museum and Suq are closed the following holidays: January 1; July 4; Thanksgiving Day; 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 Policy: 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 Galleries: food or drinks, backpacks, umbrellas, and parcels or bags larger than 11”x13”. Also, please refrain from talking on any cellular devices while inside the galleries.