“Man in the Ancient World,” Queens College of the City University of New York, New York, February 10–March 7, 1958.
“Ancient Art in American Private Collections,” The Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University, Cambridge, December 28, 1954–February 15, 1955.
“Thou Shalt Have No Other Gods Before Me,” The Jewish Museum, New York, May 3–September 6, 1964.
“The Beauty of Ancient Art: Exhibition of the Norbert Schimmel Collection,” The Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University, Cambridge, November 15, 1964–February 14, 1965.
“From the Lands of the Bible: Art and Artifacts,” America-Israel Culture House, New York, May 22–July 3, 1968.
“Ancient Art: The Norbert Schimmel Collection,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1974–1977.
“Von Troja bis Amarna,” Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Archäologische Staatssammlung, Munich, Germany, 1978–1979.
“Ancient Art: Gifts from the Norbert Schimmel Collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art,” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, June 4, 1991–September 15, 1991.