Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York City

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The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University is a center for advanced scholarly research and graduate education, intended to cultivate comparative and connective investigations of the ancient world from the western Mediterranean to China, open to the integration of every category of evidence and relevant method of analysis.

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  • In an elegant restored townhouse near the Metropolitan, two ground floor rooms are dedicated to changing vest-pocket exhibitions. Admission is free and the shows are well worth seeing. The current one...  more »
  • I love and regularly visit this small hidden gem. The Institute generally has fascinating exhibits focused on a small piece of ancient culture and sometimes, like the current display, connects it to s...  more »
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  • The exhibit of Old Babylonian mathematical tablets in 2010, including Plimpton 322 was amazing. Visit here on almost every trip to New York.
  • Went to the Ancient Maps exhibit a couple years back. The rooms were exquisite. The artifacts beautiful. And it's FREE!
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