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.

Worn Exhibition Installation photo
Sunday, August 16, 2015 | 14:30 - 15:00
FREE. Included with Museum admission.
 
ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:00

Join us as we celebrate 400 years of vibrant Francophone culture in Ontario.
 

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ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Explore the world of some of Europe's most legendary jewellers with a special screening of Masters of Dreams: The French and Swiss Jewelllers.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

This summer, the ROM welcomes the opening of the greatly anticipated special exhibition Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 | 16:00 - 20:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Wood carving detail
Friday, October 16, 2015 | 08:00 - 17:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Wood carving detail
Saturday, October 17, 2015 | 08:30 - 16:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Worn Dialogues: Gallery Conversations
Sunday, October 18, 2015 | 12:30 - 14:00

FREE. RSVP Required.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:00

From the perspective of the Asian collections at the British Museum, Dr. Michael Willis reflects on the question of the ‘sacred object’ in the ‘secular space’ of the museum.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

The Smithsonian Institute's Benjamin Andrews takes us on a journey through explosive volcanic eruptions such as that seen at Pompeii in 79 AD. Hear his take on the impact of volcanic activities on regional and global environments, and human societies.