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Join us every day at 1 pm in the galleries for The Daily Dig, a 15-minute exploration of an extraordinary artifact.

November

Nov

27

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Sunday | November 27th | 2:00 pm ET


December

Dec

3

The future Eastern Mediterranean Gallery.
Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Saturday | December 3rd | 2:00 pm ET


Dec

4

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Sunday | December 4th | 2:00 pm ET


Dec

7

Gordion archaeological excavation as seen from above.

Great Lecture

Becoming an UNESCO World Heritage Site

Wednesday | December 7th | 6:00 pm ET


Dec

10

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Saturday | December 10th | 2:00 pm ET


Dec

11

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Sunday | December 11th | 2:00 pm ET


Dec

17

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Saturday | December 17th | 2:00 pm ET


Dec

18

Specialty Tours

Eastern Mediterranean Gallery Tour

Sunday | December 18th | 2:00 pm ET


January

Jan

8

Two people cutting a log in half.

Second Sunday Culture Films

At the Edge of the Bazaar

Sunday | January 8th | 2:00 pm ET


Jan

11

Visitor Center at the Cradle of Humankind, a large mound building covered in greenery, a massive stylized strand of DNA monument outside the front entrance.

Great Lecture

World Heritage in South Africa's Cradle of Humankind

Wednesday | January 11th | 6:00 pm ET


Jan

21

A group of children performing a dance with lanterns.
CultureFest!

CultureFest! Lunar New Year

Saturday | January 21st | 10:00 am ET


February

Feb

1

A speaker giving a lecture in the Harrison Auditorium.

Great Lecture

Histories of Historic Preservation in the United States

Wednesday | February 1st | 6:00 pm ET


Feb

12

Three people standing on a balcony enclosed by the elaborately painted walls of a shrine.

Second Sunday Culture Films

Wall Stories & The Calligrapher of Old Delhi

Sunday | February 12th | 2:00 pm ET


March

Mar

1

Teotihuacan as seem from above.

Great Lecture

Teotihuacan: Rome of the Ancient Americas

Wednesday | March 1st | 6:00 pm ET


Mar

12

A mother feeding her child salad.

Second Sunday Culture Films

Fugetsu-Do & Morkovcha

Sunday | March 12th | 2:00 pm ET


April

Apr

12

Painting of the city of Cahokia.

Great Lecture

North American Mounds as World Heritage

Wednesday | April 12th | 6:00 pm ET


May

May

3

Lagash as seen from above.

Great Lecture

Marshland of Cities: Lagash and its Neighbors ca. 2500 BCE

Wednesday | May 3rd | 6:00 pm ET


June

Jun

7

Entrance to a monument in Lower Nubia, with massive statues of seated pharaohs.

Great Lecture

Saving the Archaeology and Monuments of Lower Nubia

Wednesday | June 7th | 6:00 pm ET