The Cyrus Cylinder US Tour Launches in DC

With an inaugural reception and dinner, and an exclusive viewing of the exhibition The Cyrus Cylinder and the Ancient Persia: A New Beginning, the US tour of the Cyrus Cylinder officially starts on March 5th. Between now and March 9th, which is when the exhibition is open to the public, press and media will have access to the exhibition and key individuals including curators from the British Museum and the Sackler Gallery, as well as trustees and management of IHF America, the official sponsor of the tour, for interviews, filming, and photography.

We invite you to view a brief video and photos of the launch event at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.

You can also see images of the Cyrus Cylinder exhibition at the Sackler Gallery.

You can also visit the latest press coverage of the tour.