Adult Programs

ROM Daytime

ROM Daytime (formerly known as Contexts)

NEW!  Starting in January 2015, ROM Daytime (formerly known as Contexts) will take place on the last Thursday of the month.

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

11:00 am - 12:00 pm Lecture in Eaton Theatre

12:00 - 1:00 pm Tea & Coffee in Theatre Rotunda

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

ROM Daytime talks are supported by The Currelly Society


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

Thursday February 26, 2015
A Man of the Cloth: Charles Currelly as Pioneering Textile Collector
Speaker: Sarah Fee

Thursday March 26, 2014
Toronto Underfoot: 10,000 years of Toronto History in 8 Objects
Spearker:  April Hawkins

More information coming soon!

Programs are subject to change.


Date & Time

  • Last Thursday of each month


  • Thursday, January 29, 2015
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 26, 2015
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Royal Ontario Museum

Meet in Gloria Chen Court

Bloor Street (main entrance)

Main Entrance ►




American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation is available for all ROM lectures with at least three weeks advance notice.  Please, email to request the service.