Historical Institute (Construction)
Historical Institute Construction
Plot 2x4 short
Cost 30,000 Coin sm
3 Megabucks sm
6 Power sm
4 Water sm
Provides 160 Experience sm
Population limit:

2,100 Population Limits

No periodic benefit
Construction Instant

The Historical Institute is a production building added during an update on 08.16.2013 as part of History Comes to Life timed quest.

As with all construction projects, there is a choice between waiting, and receiving gifts via neighbors, or buying any/all required assets with megabucks Megabucks sm. A total of 20 assets are needed to complete construction of the Historical Institute; this equates to 20 Megabucks sm if you were to buy every asset.

Quests and Achievements



Historical Institute: Contracts
NameCostCoin smDurationRewardCoin smXPExperience smCoinsCoin sm/MinuteXPExperience sm/MinuteRequirements
Contract Studying Paleographic Sources
Studying Paleographic Sources
3,700 Coin sm2 hours5,100 Coin sm50 Experience sm11.67 Coin sm0.42 Experience smHistorical Institute
Contract Stratigraphic Research
Stratigraphic Research
5,600 Coin sm4 hours9,200 Coin sm65 Experience sm15.00 Coin sm0.27 Experience smSwallow's Nest
Contract Geochronological Research
Geochronological Research
6,450 Coin sm4 hours10,400 Coin sm75 Experience sm16.46 Coin sm0.31 Experience smChillon Castle
Contract Thermoluminescent Dating
Thermoluminescent Dating
7,700 Coin sm8 hours18,100 Coin sm150 Experience sm21.67 Coin sm0.31 Experience smPena National Palace
Contract Construction Method Reconstruction
Construction Method Reconstruction
8,000 Coin sm6 hours14,600 Coin sm90 Experience sm18.33 Coin sm0.25 Experience smAustrian Manor
Contract Organizing the Historical Reconstruction Festival
Organizing the Historical Reconstruction Festival[c 1]
8,300 Coin sm12 hours24,500 Coin sm180 Experience sm22.50 Coin sm0.25 Experience smNeuschwanstein Castle
Contract Creating a Holographic Castle Model
Creating a Holographic Castle Model
10,300 Coin sm6 hours17,500 Coin sm110 Experience sm20.00 Coin sm0.31 Experience smSchloss Drachenburg
Contract Shooting a Historical Documentary Series
Shooting a Historical Documentary Series[c 2]
11,000 Coin sm12 hours29,000 Coin sm200 Experience sm25.00 Coin sm0.28 Experience smCasa Loma Castle

  1. Special Contract: 3 friends may assist, increasing reward by 200 Coin sm each; they receive 50 Experience sm each.
  2. Special Contract: 4 friends may assist, increasing reward by 300 Coin sm each; they receive 50 Experience sm each.

Historical Institute (Level 1)

Historical Institute L1
Requires Rewards
  • 20 Megabucks sm or 20 asset gifts
  • 10 (+4) Power sm and 10 (+6) Water sm

Asset Image Amount Price Cost
Glass Asset Glass x 5 1 Megabucks sm 5 Megabucks sm
Research Equipment Asset Research Equipment x 5 1 Megabucks sm 5 Megabucks sm
Photoelectric Doors Asset Photoelectric Doors x 5 1 Megabucks sm 5 Megabucks sm
Concrete Slabs Asset Concrete Slabs x 5 1 Megabucks sm 5 Megabucks sm