Free guided tour of Islamic art holdings at the Lilly Library

October 2nd 2015 @ 3:00pm to @ 4:00pm
Lilly Library
1200 East Seventh Street
Lilly Library
Bloomington, IN 47405-5500
Leaf showing manuscript text and decorative elements

Discover the wonderful collections of Islamic art at Indiana University’s Lilly Library. On the tours you will see manuscripts, including rare Qur’ans, paintings and illustrations, miniature books, early printed works, ceramics, and various other artefacts.
• Tours are free and open to the public
• Expert guide
• Each tour is approximately 1 hour long

Yasemin Gencer, Doctoral Candidate in Islamic Art, Department of the History of Art, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Send an email message to with your name and number of attendees. Space is limited so register today and guarantee your spot!

Friday, October 2: Lilly Library, 3:00-4:00pm
Please meet tour group in the lobby of the Lilly Library at 2:55pm

Today's Hours

9:00am - 6:00pm All hours


  • Building Access Front entrance facing Showalter Fountain is fully accessible. Building Access

Contact Info

1200 E Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
812-855-3143 (Fax)
Joel Silver
Joel Silver - Director, Librarian
(812) 855-2452