Lectures

ROM Speaks

A unique and provocative series, only at the Royal Ontario Museum. Attend post event receptions, meet like-minded individuals and engage in thought provoking discussion.

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ROM Daytime

Join us for midweek lectures that showcase the Centres of Discovery and research in action. Then, continue the dialogue over coffee.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Join us for an evening of colour and pattern as we celebrate the ROM's new exhibition ¡Viva México!

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Join award winning author and host of Discovery Science’s Meteorite Men Geoff Notkin for a special appearance at the ROM.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 19:30 - 21:30

The ROM welcomes two world-reknowned artists, Annu Palakunnathu Matthew and Anusha Yadav, creator of the

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | 11:00 - 13:00

Come to the ROM to hear experts in the fields of archaeology, natural history, biodiversity, world art and contemporary culture.  Speakers will share new discoveries, amazing artifacts and cutting edge science in a fascinating series of monthly lectures that are included with museum admission.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Join the renowned Canadian economist and popular commentator, Jeff Rubin, in conversation on oil depletion and its economic repercussions.  Rubin discusses his new book, The Carbon Bubble and what will happen to us when it bursts.