Kids Events

Friday, October 31, 2014

Helmet, Kabuto (wrought iron or steel, wood, lacquer), Edo period, Japan, 19th century
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Armour Day
Humans have been using arms and armour to defend themselves for centuries. But wait! Our armoured friends in nature go back millions of years! Today we explore protective coverings through the ages, from Dinosaurs to Samurai.
The very armoured dinosaur Steosaurus!
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00

Armour, weapons and claws, oh my!
People and animals alike have developed methods for protecting themselves. Today we’ll learn what Knights, Samurai and dinosaurs have in common.

Friday, November 14, 2014 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the November 14th ROM Kids' PD Day.
Digging for Tricertatops. Derek Larson with the brown hat on the right. Photo: David Evans.
Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Meet Derek Larson who recently returned from 

Animal Eyes: all kinds of colours, shapes & sizes. By Pedro Bernardo
Repeats every day until Sun Nov 23 2014 .
Saturday, November 22, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Included with Museum Admission. Activities 11 am - 3 pm

Numerous red and black grasshopper nymphs congregate on a large, green leaf.
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and see stunning photos taken by ROM staff during their globe-trotting adventures!

Mummy Board (painted wood), 3rd Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, Egypt, 1069 - 945 BC
Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Learn about Ancient Egypt and their rich story telling past! Today also features the only public showing of the Canadian Opera Company's 'The Scorpions' Sting: An Egyptian Myth'.

Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 13:00 - 16:00

Image by Pedro Benardo!

Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00

Passenger pigeons now on display.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Up With The Birds