Mission and Scope

Mission Statement

The Tandy Museum is a resource of the Tandy Institute for Archaeological Research. It serves as the receptacle for all archaeological collections related to the history and culture of the Ancient Near East. These include, but are not limited to, archaeological artifacts, ethnographic artifacts, educational models and scholarly publications. As an educational institution, it is the purpose of the Tandy Museum to act as a staging ground for study and research, accessible to students, scholars and the general public.

Facts & Figures

Established in 1983

19 Collections

1900 Objects

3,965 Total Holdings

Museum Staff
Director: Steve Ortiz
Collections Manager: Marcella Barbosa