Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
15 East 84th St.
New York, NY 10028



Extended: November 12, 2010 - January 23, 2011
11am to 6pm, Tuesday–Sunday

Closed Saturday, December 25, 2010 and Saturday, January 1, 2011.

Reservation must be made for groups of 10 or more visitors. Please call 212-992-7859 to make arrangements.


The Institute is on the upper east side of Manhattan, just a block from Central Park and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There are many parking garages near the Institute and the Subway is close by.

Subway:The nearest Subway stop is at 86th St. and Lexington Ave., at which the 4,5 and 6 trains stop. The Institute is a short walk from this station. Please see the map at right for directions from the Subway to the Institute.

Specific transit directions may be had through the MTA Trip Planner.

Please note that audio recording and photography of any kind is not permitted at ISAW activities without prior consent. Requests can be emailed a week or more in advance to isaw@nyu.edu.