This six-week course will examine the basic principles of analyzing human skeletal remains in both archaeological and modern forensic contexts.
Adult Continuing Education Course
Visitors who are blind or have low vision are invited to experience touchable moments of the ancient world in the Museum.
Spend a Saturday afternoon creating a unique technical drawing of an ancient Egyptian pottery sherd.
Break your mid-week routine. Come for an evening social event at the Museum.
Evening Social Event
Learn some basics of the Egyptian hieroglyphic writing system.
Earn your archaeology Merit Badge at the Oriental Institute.
Family & Youth Programs
Oriental Institute trips are more than vacations. They’re journeys of a lifetime.
Explore the ancient world with a 45-minute gallery talk in the Museum.
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.