Adult Programs

Contexts: Lectures at the ROM

Come to the ROM to hear experts in the fields of natural history, world cultures, the environment, anthropology and archaeology. Lecturers will share new discoveries, amazing artifacts and cutting edge science in a fascinating series of monthly lectures.

10 AM Coffee an Tea in Druxy's ROM Cafe, Level B1

11:00 AM Lecture in Eaton Theatre

Note: FM assistive devices and ASL interpretation are available on request. ASL interpretation requires three weeks advance notice.

Contexts talks are supported by The Currelly Society

Starting in January 2015, Contexts will take place on the last Thursday of the month.

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Defining Conservation Photography: A Focus on Protected Lands
Speaker: Neil Ever Osborne

Thursday, February 26
A Man of the Cloth: Charles Currelly as Pioneering Textile Collector
Speaker: Sarah Fee

Thursday, March 26
Toronto Underfoot: 10,000 years of Toronto History in 8 Objects
April Hawkins

More information coming soon!

Included with Museum admission. Note: Contexts is not offered in December.

Programs are subject to change.


Date & Time

  • Last Thursday of each month


  • Thursday, January 29, 2015
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 26, 2015
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Meet in Gloria Chen Court

Bloor Street (main entrance)