ancient_animals_image1-boxFAMILY WORKSHOP: Ancient Animals

Get up close with real ancient animal bones, and discover how zooarchaeologists use them to study the ancient world.

Ferocious lions, giant snakes, and magical birds await you! Meet the fantastic and everyday creatures that populated the lives and imaginations of ancient people. Get up close with real ancient animal bones, and discover how zooarchaeologists use them to study the ancient world. Hear the Egyptian epic of a sailor shipwrecked on a mysterious island, search our galleries for animal images and sculptures, and craft your own Neo-Babylonion lion to take home.

If you have any questions regarding logistics of the event, e.g., where to meet, special assistance requests, parking, please contact the Event Contact listed.
 

       

 

Event Information

Cost: $14.00 per registration (1 adult + 1 child), $7.00 each additional registrant.

Registration required. Adults must register and attend with child.

Event limited to 16 spaces and tickets are nonrefundable.

When:

Saturday, 02/3/18 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm | iCal

Where:

Oriental Institute Museum
1155 E 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637 USA

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Event Contact
Calgary Haines-Trautman, BA'17
Oriental Institute, Public Education Office
oi-education@uchicago.edu
773-702-11158