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Oriental Institute Museum

4.7/5
8 Reviews
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Closed Open on Sun,12:00am-6:00pm;Open on Tue,Thu-Sat,10:00am-6:00pm;Open on Wed,10:00am-8:30pm
Address: 1155 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
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Phone: 773-702-9520

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This is a museum that offers various exhibitions. If you have kids, or you want to take a quick look at America’s spectacular discoveries from the Middle East, this is worth visiting. For those who want to spend some time learning about the human transfer from hunting culture to cities, agriculture, worship, monarchs, writing, and all forms of social status, then you will spend precious time here.

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Stroll into a universe of Eastern marvel at the Oriental Institute Museum right in Chicago, the core of the American Midwest. Constructed in 1919 on the campus of the University of Chicago, this archaeological exhibition hall and dynamic research center houses a lovely accumulation of antiquities enumerating the historical backdrop of the Middle East. Devour your eyes on the renowned Megiddo Ivories, an accumulation of Bronze Age ivory embellishments found in advanced Israel. Remain in stunningness underneath the epic human-headed stone bull from antiquated Assyria, and look into the eyes of the amazing statue of Egypt's Tutankhamen. The gallery likewise includes various uncommon displays; take a gander at its site to perceive what it is facilitating at the present time!
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