The Oriental Institute Museum is a world-renowned showcase for the history, art, and archaeology of the ancient Near East. The museum displays objects recovered by Oriental Institute excavations in permanent galleries devoted to ancient Egypt, Nubia, Persia, Mesopotamia, Syria, Anatolia, and the ancient site of Megiddo, as well as rotating special exhibits.
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The Persia Gallery will be closed from August 6th through September 14th, 2019. The rest of the galleries and display cases are on view to the public. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.