Oriental Institute Museum
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 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 (the museum and Suq will also close early, at 4pm, on Thursday, July 3rd); Thanksgiving Day; and December 25.
***Please be advised that beginning September 1, 2014, the museum and Suq hours will change to the following:
Mondays - Closed, Tuesdays - 10am - 5pm, Wednesdays - 10am - 8:00pm, Thursdays - 10am - 5pm, Fridays - 10am - 5pm, Saturdays - 10am - 5pm, Sundays - 10am - 5pm
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 refrain from talking on any cellular devices while inside the galleries.