Travel with the Oriental Institute this Spring with Splendors of Georgia & Armenia Tour

Share the thrill of discovery with distinguished Oriental Institute faculty tour guides

Travel Programs

Epic Wednesday: Spring Equinox

Mark the season of renewal and rejuvenation at this evening event featuring the new special exhibit A Cosmopolitan City: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Old Cairo.

Adult Programs

Lunchtime Traveler Series

Explore the ancient world with a 45-minute gallery talk in the Oriental Institute Museum.

Gallery Talks

Mesopotamian Mythologies

This six-week course explores a mythological literature that spans millennia.

Adult Coninuing Education

Homeschool Workshops & Programs

Download our full 2014-2015 calendar of homeschool programs and workshops.

Family & Youth Programs

Nubian Splendor: Africa and Its Connection to Ancient Civilizations

Learn about ancient Nubia, a civilization in the Nile Valley whose history spans from pre-history to the 16th century.

Teacher Workshops

Boy Scouts: Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop

Earn your archaeology Merit Badge at the Oriental Institute.

Family & Youth Programs

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.

Adult Continuing Education & Programs

Explore the ancient world through our onsite and online program offerings.

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Family & Youth Programs

Investigate replicas of artifacts to solve the archaeological puzzle of our simulated dig site.

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K-12 Teacher Programs

Learn from our archaeologists and get hands-on with lesson planning in our workshops.

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